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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    second half of 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lessore, Emile Aubert, born 1805 - died 1876 (painter)
    Minton (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware painted with colours

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Dr A.G. Medwin

  • Museum number:

    517-1894

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 32, shelf 4

Physical description

Plate of earthenware painted with colours with the Holy Family. The Virgin is seated with the Infant Saviour, who clings to his mother's neck, and by her side is the youthful Saint John the Baptist with a lamb. Saint Joseph is sawing wood behind them. In the background stands a house with an outside staircase, up which a woman is walking.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

second half of 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Lessore, Emile Aubert, born 1805 - died 1876 (painter)
Minton (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware painted with colours

Marks and inscriptions

'MINTON' with a crown and three ermine spots

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.3 cm

Descriptive line

Plate of earthenware painted with colours, painted by Emile Aubert Lessore, Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, second half of 19th century

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

The Holy Family; Landscape; Lamb

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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