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Vase - Facet

Facet

  • Object:

    Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Copenhagen (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1982 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Manz, Bodil, born 1943 (designer)
    Bing & Grøndahl (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with relief moulded and underglaze painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:

    C.142G-1987

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 42, shelf 5

Physical description

Porcelain vase, oval in section, relief moulded and with underglaze painted decoration.

Place of Origin

Copenhagen (manufactured)

Date

1982 (designed)

Artist/maker

Manz, Bodil, born 1943 (designer)
Bing & Grøndahl (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with relief moulded and underglaze painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

Three towers and 'B&G COPENHAGEN PORCELAIN BING & GRØNDAHL DENMARK DESIGN'
Printed in black

'BODIL MANZ'
Printed in underglaze blue

'1840.5514'
Printed pattern shape number

Object history note

Part of table and decorative ware 'Facet' series [C.142 to R-1987].

Descriptive line

Vase, part of table and decorative ware 'Facet' series, porcelain with relief moulded and underglaze painted decoration, designed by Bodil Manz, manufactured by Bing & Grøndahl, Denmark, 1982.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 47 p. ISBN 1851770712.

Materials

Porcelain; Glaze

Techniques

Relief; Underglazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Geometric patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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