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Figure group

Figure group

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.170-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 7

Physical description

Figure group in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels of two goldfinches and a spaniel. The spaniel is springing up at the birds which are perched on a branching stump with applied flowers. Oval base.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

Dimensions

Height: 15.6 cm

Object history note

Formerly in the William Bemrose Collection.

Descriptive line

Figure group in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels of two goldfinches and a spaniel, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1755.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Goldfinches; Flowers; Spaniel

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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