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Bust - Voltaire

Voltaire

  • Object:

    Bust

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wood, Enoch, born 1759 - died 1840 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    earthenware (pearlware)

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs Mary B. Sargeant

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.448-1967

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bust of Voltaire

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (made)

Date

ca.1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Wood, Enoch, born 1759 - died 1840 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

earthenware (pearlware)

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm

Object history note

Bequeathed by Mrs Mary B. Sargeant

Descriptive line

Bust, 'Voltaire', pearlware, possibly by Enoch Wood, ca. 1790

Production Note

this model is widely attributed to Enoch Wood

Materials

Earthenware

Categories

Ceramics

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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