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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    William Duesbury & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.257-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 2

Physical description

Figure in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded of a boy as sportsman. He stands leaning against a holly-bush with a gun and crouching dog. His garments are bordered with gilt lines. Rococo scrolled base.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1770-1775 (made)

Artist/maker

William Duesbury & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 18.1 cm

Descriptive line

Figure in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded of a boy as sportsman, William Duesbury & Co., Derby, ca. 1770-1775.

Production Note

Label - Chelsea-Derby.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Holly; Boy; Long guns; Dog

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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