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Picnic

Plate
ca. 1982-1983 (designed)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Porcelain plate with printed decoration of bicycles in various colours. Shape 107/6298.


Object details
Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Plate
  • Box
Materials and techniques
Porcelain with printed decoration
Brief description
Plate, part of a tableware range 'Picnic', porcelain with printed decoration of bicycles, shape designed by Grethe Meyer, decoration designed by Ole Kortzau, manufactured by Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, ca. 1982-1983.
Physical description
Porcelain plate with printed decoration of bicycles in various colours. Shape 107/6298.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 19.2cm
  • Depth: 2cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'OK' (Printed in decoration)
  • ‘ROYAL COPENHAGEN DENMARK’ around a crown (Printed in green)
  • Three wavy lines and 'GM' in monogram (Printed in blue)
Credit line
Given by the maker
Object history
Part of a tableware range 'Picnic' [C.121 to 124-1986].
Subject depicted
Bibliographic reference
Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 47 p. ISBN 1851770712.
Collection
Accession number
C.121-1986

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Record createdSeptember 30, 2008
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