Figure

ca. 1770-1775 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Figure in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded of a female ballad singer, standing with one arm raised, holding up a ballad-sheet in her right hand and in the act of singing.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded
Brief Description
Figure in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded of a female ballad singer, William Duesbury & Co., Derby, ca. 1770-1775.
Physical Description
Figure in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded of a female ballad singer, standing with one arm raised, holding up a ballad-sheet in her right hand and in the act of singing.
Dimensions
  • Height: 21.3cm
Credit line
Bequeathed by Herbert Allen
Object history
One of a pair with C.200-1935.
Production
Label - Chelsea-Derby.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
C.200A-1935

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record createdAugust 14, 2008
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