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Bowl

Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765-70 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dyson Perrins

  • Museum number:

    C.232-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 8

Physical description

Bowl of soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and enamels and gilded. Inside, a landscape with a shepherd piping to a shepherdess; blue border with scrollwork outline, with flowers in reserve and overlying gilt network. On the outside, in reserve on a ground of similar ornament, four reserved panels with figure subjects in landscapes.

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)

Date

ca. 1765-70 (made)

Artist/maker

Philip Christian & Co. (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm, Diameter: 25.4 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and enamels and gilded, Philip Christian & Co., Liverpool, England, ca. 1765-70

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

Hillis, Maurice. Liverpool Porcelain, 1756-1804. 2011, pl. 6.14, where dated ca. 1765-70

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Shepherds; Landscapes

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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