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Plate - Caprifolium

Caprifolium

  • Object:

    Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Sweden (made)

  • Date:

    1985 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Björquist, Karin, born 1927 (designer)
    Boije, Lena, born 1944 (designer)
    Gustavsberg porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china with printed decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:

    C.190-1987

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bone china plate, model BA, with printed decoration of honeysuckle in pink, greens and yellow.

Place of Origin

Sweden (made)

Date

1985 (designed)

Artist/maker

Björquist, Karin, born 1927 (designer)
Boije, Lena, born 1944 (designer)
Gustavsberg porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china with printed decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'BONE CHINA MADE IN SWEDEN CAPRIFOLIUM DECOR' and 'LENA BOIJE' [in script within a lozenge] and 'GUSTAVSBERG' and an anchor
Printed in green

'GUSTAVSBERG', an anchor and 'SWEDEN 863' [impressed]

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 cm

Object history note

Part of a range C.190&A to D-1987

Descriptive line

'Caprifolium' bone china plate, part of a tableware range, with printed decoration of honeysuckle in pink, greens and yellow, shape designed by Karin Björquist, decoration designed by Lena Boije 1985, made by Gustavsberg, Sweden.

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

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 123 p., ISBN 1851770712.

Materials

Bone china

Techniques

Printed

Subjects depicted

Honeysuckle

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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