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Figure - Goat

Goat

  • Object:

    Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:207-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 7

Physical description

Figure, in soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels, of a goat and he stands on an oval base painted with sprays of flowers

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels

Dimensions

Height: 16.5 cm, Length: 10.8 cm base

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:207/A-1885 (Sch. I 308A)
The pair was purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from Tennyssen, the Hague, for £7 10 shillings in October 1881.
Acquired as Chelsea porcelain.

Descriptive line

Figure, of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, of a goat standing on an oval base painted with sprays of flowers, Derby porcelain factory, ca. 1755

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Goat; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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