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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730-1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Museum number:

    C.834&A-1920

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 145, case 6, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer painted in underglaze blue with oriental style garden scenes, a geometrical border pattern inside the rims.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1730-1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Descriptive line

A hard-paste porcelain beaker and saucer painted in underglaze blue with oriental style garden scenes, made at the Meissen porcelain factory, ca. 1730-1740

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

Blaauwen, A. L. den. Meissen porcelain in the Rijksmuseum. Zwolle : Waanders, 2000, Cat. no. 156, p. 236

Production Note

Attribution from the manuscript catalogue dates from about 1970 and was compiled by William Hutton of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide; Glaze

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Birds; Flowers; Prunus tree; Bamboo; Geometric patterns

Categories

Porcelain; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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