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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Chantilly (made)
    Tournai (decorated)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chantilly porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with blue enamel and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    C.1758-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 26, shelf 3

Physical description

Plate of porcelain painted with blue enamel and gilded. In the middle on a blue ground is a square gilt panel edged with flowers and scrolls and containing two birds. Round the rim are four gilt panels on a blue group each containing a bird.

Place of Origin

Chantilly (made)
Tournai (decorated)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Chantilly porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with blue enamel and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'C'
Incised

A hunting horn
In underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.8 cm

Descriptive line

Plate of porcelain painted with blue enamel and gilded, Chantilly porcelain factory, Chantilly, late 18th century, later decorated at Tournai.

Production Note

Decorated later at Tournai.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Panels; Scrolls; Flowers; Birds

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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