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Plate
  • Plate
    Lessore, Emile Aubert, born 1805 - died 1876
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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Etruria (made)

  • Date:

    second half of 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lessore, Emile Aubert, born 1805 - died 1876 (painter)
    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Dr A.G. Medwin

  • Museum number:

    557-1894

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 5

Physical description

Octagonal plate of earthenware painted in the centre with a boy gathering grapes into a basket. Border decorated with a pattern of oak leaves in relief.

Place of Origin

Etruria (made)

Date

second half of 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Lessore, Emile Aubert, born 1805 - died 1876 (painter)
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, painted

Marks and inscriptions

'E Lessore'

'WEDGWOOD'
Impressed

Dimensions

Width: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

Octagonal plate of earthenware, probably painted by Emile Aubert Lessore, Josiah Wedgwood and Sons, Etruria, second half of 19th century

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Grapes; Basket; Oak leaves; Boy

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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