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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Shropshire (possibly, made)
    Bristol (city) (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1815 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pardoe, Thomas, born 1770 - died 1823 (painter)
    Coalport Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3142-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 8

Physical description

Plate of porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt. In the middle is a bouquet; the lobed rim has a gilt edge and is painted with three floral sprays.

Place of Origin

Shropshire (possibly, made)
Bristol (city) (painted)

Date

ca. 1815 (made)

Artist/maker

Pardoe, Thomas, born 1770 - died 1823 (painter)
Coalport Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'Pardoe, Fecit Bristol'
Signed in gold on the back

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.1 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, enamelled and gilded porcelain, painted by Thomas Pardoe at Bristol, possibly made at the Coalport Porcelain Factory, England, ca. 1815

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

Honey, W. B. Old English porcelain. London: Faber & Faber, 1948, p. 214.
Honey, W. B. English pottery and porcelain. London: Black, 1947, p. 220.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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