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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    London (probably, decorated)

  • Date:

    1888 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pearson, John (decorator)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted with enamel colours

  • Credit Line:

    Given in memory of Felicity Ashbee

  • Museum number:

    C.2-2009

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case J1, shelf 1

Physical description

Plate of earthenware painted with enamel colours of blue outlined in red. Central motif of quatrefoil plant ornament with border design of leaves.

Place of Origin

London (probably, decorated)

Date

1888 (dated)

Artist/maker

Pearson, John (decorator)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted with enamel colours

Marks and inscriptions

'ART SCHOOL & GUILD / TOYNBEE HALL / J.P / 1888'
painted in blue to base

maker's mark, indecipherable, impressed to base

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.2 cm, Height: 2.5 cm

Descriptive line

Plate of earthenware 'blank' painted with enamel colours by John Pearson for the Guild of Handicraft, probably London, dated 1888.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Plant; Quatrefoil

Categories

Ceramics; Art Pottery; Earthenware

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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