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Bowl

Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Caughley (made)

  • Date:

    1785-90 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Caughley Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Alfred Darby, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.141-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 11, shelf 3

Physical description

Salad bowl of soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue. Four-sided with inturned angles. Inside is a Chinese lake-scene and a border of butterflies and diapers. Outside is a lake scene repeated four times.

Place of Origin

Caughley (made)

Date

1785-90 (made)

Artist/maker

Caughley Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'S' and a cross
In underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm, Diameter: 27.9 cm

Descriptive line

Salad bowl of soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue, Caughley Porcelain Factory, Caughley, ca. 1785-1799.

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

For this pattern see The Caughley Society, Caughley Blue & White Patterns (2012), cat. E23, where dated 1780-90; for the border pattern see H04, where dated 1785-90

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Transfer-printed

Subjects depicted

Butterflies; Lake; Diaper

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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