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Cup

Cup

  • Place of origin:

    Longton (made)

  • Date:

    1958 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cooper, Susie, born 1902 - died 1995 (designer)
    Susie Cooper China Ltd. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china with printed decoration

  • Museum number:

    C.5-1982

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bone china cup with straight-sides and an ear-shaped handle. Decorated with the printed design of "classic vista" in mushroom, green and yellow. The print features the lower floor of a palazzo and surrounds the body of the can, which on one side shows through a columned terrace, an open vista of Italianate architecture. The rim and the handle are gilt.

Place of Origin

Longton (made)

Date

1958 (made)

Artist/maker

Cooper, Susie, born 1902 - died 1995 (designer)
Susie Cooper China Ltd. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china with printed decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'Susie Cooper'
Printed in mushroom

'*'
Printed in mushroom

'BONE CHINA'
Printed in mushroom

ENGLAND C990'
Printed in mushroom

Dimensions

Height: 6.5 cm, Diameter: 6.5 cm

Object history note

Part of a coffee-set [C.5 to L-1982].

Descriptive line

Cup, part of a coffee-set, bone china with printed decoration of "classic vista", designed by Susie Cooper, made by Susie Cooper China Ltd., England, 1958.

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

Woodhouse, Adrian. Elegance and Utility 1924-1978: The work of Susie Cooper, R.D.1. Catalogue of the exhibition, held at Sandersons, 1978. 17 p.

Materials

Bone china

Techniques

Printed; Gilt

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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