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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Rouen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Signora Ada Cardinale

  • Museum number:

    C.190-1927

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Lobed oval bowl, earthenware painted with birds, insects, India flowers and stylised cornucopiae.

Place of Origin

Rouen (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in colours

Marks and inscriptions

'A A'
In brown on the back on the rim

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Dimensions

Length: 34.1 cm, Width: 25.4 cm, Height: 7.1 cm, Weight: 0.970 kg

Descriptive line

Lobed oval bowl, earthenware painted with birds, insects, flowers and cornucopiae, Rouen, about 1765

Production Note

Acquired as Rouen, mid-18th century. For similarly decorated wares see Dorothée Guillemé Brulon, Paris & Rouen - Sources et rayonnement, Histoire de la Faïence Francaise, Paris, 1998, p. 42 left, dated to second half of 18th century; see also p. 55 for 19th century Quimper reproductions.

Materials

Earthenware; Tin-glaze

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Birds; Cornucopia; Flowers

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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