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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Pécs (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wartha, Vinsce (designer)
    Zsolnay Ceramic Works (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted in colours and with red lustred decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Herman Hart, Esq. in memory of his wife

  • Museum number:

    C.964-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 38, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase of earthenware painted in colours and with red lustred decoration. Elongated oviform with a wide mouth. Painted on a blue ground with a tree on a mound in lustre, and painted with snakes, fire and smoke.

Place of Origin

Pécs (made)

Date

ca. 1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Wartha, Vinsce (designer)
Zsolnay Ceramic Works (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted in colours and with red lustred decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'Zsolnay Pécs' and five churches [for Funfkirchen]
Printed

'1 21'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm, Diameter: 7.3 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of earthenware painted in colours and with lustred decoration, probably designed by Vinsce Wartha, made at the factory of Vilmos Zsolnay , Pécs, Hungary, ca.1900

Labels and date

Vase
Probably Designed by Vinsce Wartha, made at the factory of Vilmos Zsolnay , Pécs (Funfkirchen), Hungary, Hungary about 1900
Marks: 'Zsolnay Pécs' and five churches (for Funfkirchen), printed '1 21' , impressed
Earthenware with lustred decoration

C.964-1917 Given by Mr Herman Hart

red lustre, snakes and fire
H.9 [16/07/2008]

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted; Lustre

Subjects depicted

Smoke; Tree; Fire

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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