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Spring

  • Object:

    Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (possibly, made)
    Lowestoft (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    second half of 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.308-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 15, shelf 1

Physical description

Figure of 'Spring', soft-paste porcelain, symbolised by a half-draped girl holding a basket of flowers. Square plinth.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (possibly, made)
Lowestoft (possibly, made)

Date

second half of 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels

Dimensions

Height: 14 cm

Object history note

From a set of the Four Seasons

Descriptive line

Figure of 'Spring', soft-paste porcelain, painted in enamels, England (Staffordshire or Lowestoft), second half of 18th century

Materials

Porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Girls; Flowers; Baskets

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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