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Tile - Two children dancing to a flute player, watched by a woman
  • Two children dancing to a flute player, watched by a woman
    Sadler and Green
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Two children dancing to a flute player, watched by a woman

  • Object:

    Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765-ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sadler and Green (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    3205-1853

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 138, The Harry and Carol Djanogly Gallery, case 4, shelf 8, box TRAY2

Physical description

Decoration: Two children dancing to a flute player, watched by a woman. Printed in red.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)

Date

ca. 1765-ca. 1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Sadler and Green (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Dimensions

Width: 127 mm, Thickness: 9 mm

Object history note

Purchased from the Bandinel collection, 1853. Transferred to the Museum of Practical Geology before 1871. Transferred back, 1901.

Descriptive line

Tile depicting children and a flute player, by Sadler and Green, Liverpool, ca.1765-ca.1775

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

Archer, Michael. Delftware: the tin-glazed earthenware of the British Isles. A catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: HMSO, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1997. ISBN 0 11 290499 8
M.P.G. 1871, S.6. M.P.G. 1876, S.6C. Ray 1973, No: D.5-12.

Materials

Tin glaze; Earthenware

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Children; Flutist

Categories

Delftware; Tiles; Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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