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Basin

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.714-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 3

Physical description

Basin of soft-paste porcelain, circular, with out-turned rim. Painted inside in underglaze blue with a Chinoiserie lake scene, and peonies; diaper border within the rim; flowering sprays outside.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.7 cm

Descriptive line

Basin, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1765

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Diaper-work; Peonies; Lakes; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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