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Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755-1758 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vauxhall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.742-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 7

Physical description

Bottle of soft-paste porcelain, bulbous shape with long narrow neck and slightly flaring mouth. Painted in underglaze blue with Chinoiserie figures and furniture and flowering plants; diaper border.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1755-1758 (made)

Artist/maker

Vauxhall porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 9.8 cm, Diameter: 5.7 cm

Descriptive line

Bottle, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, made by Vauxhall porcelain factory, England (London), ca. 1755-1758

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

For this blue-and-white pattern, see The English Ceramic Circle, Ceramics of Vauxhall (2007), cat. 75, where dated ca. 1755-58

Production Note

Previously attributed to Lowestoft in the register.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Furniture; Diaper-work; Figures; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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