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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.185-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 2

Physical description

Plate of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and decorated with the 'partridge pattern' in imitation of Japanese Kakiemon porcelain. Painted with two quails and a flowering prunus-tree. Lobed rim with red and gold floral border.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'2'
In red

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

Plate of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and decorated with the 'partridge pattern', Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1755.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Prunus; Border; Quails; Flowers; Gadrooning

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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