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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain transfer-printed in lilac, over-painted in enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:513-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 1

Physical description

Plate of porcelain, transfer-printed in lilac, over-painted in red, green and yellow enamels, and gilded, and in the middle is a landscape with ruins and trees, and the rim has a gilt scalloped edge.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain transfer-printed in lilac, over-painted in enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.1 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with 414:513/A-1885 (Sch. I 669A)
The plates were purchased by Lady Charlotte Schreiber from De Veuve, Paris, for £1 1 shilling in April 1874

Descriptive line

Plate of porcelain, transfer-printed in lilac, over-painted in enamels and gilded, and the rim has a gilt scalloped edge, made by Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1770.

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

Honey, W.B. Old English Porcelain: A Handbook for Collectors. London : Faber & Faber, 1977. 339 p, pl. A

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Landscapes (representations); Tree; Ruins

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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