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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1785-1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    John Pennington's factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.432-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 5

Physical description

Plate of soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, in the centre with a lady and a boy with trees and birds; on the rim, flowering sprays.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)

Date

ca. 1785-1790 (made)

Artist/maker

John Pennington's factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.8 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, soft-paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue, England (Liverpool), ca. 1785-90

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

Hillis, Maurice. Liverpool Porcelain, 1756-1804. 2011, pl. 10.24, where dated ca. 1780-90 and attributed to John or Jane Pennington

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Transfer-printed; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Ladies; Boys; Trees; Birds

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Eating; Food vessels & Tableware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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