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Design

Design

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    unknown (maker)

  • Museum number:

    E.1298-1988

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EO, shelf 121

Physical description

General Description: Lettered P Glazer Invt. Printed for John Bowles -at the Black Horse in Cornhill. H Roberts Sculp. Numbered 2

Chinese figures, and scenes including taking tea and tending flowers. Lettered P Glazer Invt. Printed for John Bowles -at the Black Horse in Cornhill. H Roberts Sculp. Numbered 2

Techniques: Etchings, coloured by hand

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

unknown (maker)

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm Size of unbound sheets, Width: 30 cm Size of unbound sheets

Descriptive line

Set of plates (30) of decorative motifs for use as patterns for china decoration, amateur japanning, embroidery etc. originally thread-sewn with a paper guard, now disbound without covers, 1756-1757, republished by John Bowles c.1760.

Production Note

Anonymous: 1756-1757

Categories

Ornament prints

Collection code

PDP

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