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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Longton, England (made)

  • Date:

    1960-1965 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wilson, Scottie, born 1891 - died 1972 (designer)
    Royal Worcester (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with a printed decoration

  • Museum number:

    C.94-1978

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 41, shelf 5

  • Image in copyright

Physical description

Oval plate of cream coloured earthenware, printed in black and grey with a pattern based on swans, a tree, castles, water and fish, and the rim is decorated with a geometric border and flowers in panels.

Place of Origin

Longton, England (made)

Date

1960-1965 (made)

Artist/maker

Wilson, Scottie, born 1891 - died 1972 (designer)
Royal Worcester (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with a printed decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'Scottie Wilson' [In script]
'Royal Worcester Crown Ware England' [within a cartouche]

Dimensions

Length: 33 cm

Object history note

Scottie Wilson was born in Glasgow but moved to Canada where he was inspired by American and Canadian Indian art such as totem poles. He provided designs for Royal Worcester in the early 1960s. These were printed on earthenware made at the Palissy pottery.

Descriptive line

Oval plate of cream coloured earthenware, printed with a pattern based on swans, a tree, castles, water and fish, and with a decorated rim, designed by Scottie Wilson, made by Royal Worcester at the Palissy Pottery Works, Longton, 1960-1965

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

Sandon, Henry. Royal Worcester Porcelain, from 1862 to the present day. London: Barrie and Jenkins, 1973. 72 p. ill pl. 212.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Printed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Castles; Tree; Fish; Swans

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection code

CER

Qr_O172523
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