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Smoking set

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1971 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Zepner, Ludwig, born 1931 (modeller)
    Werner, Heinz, born 1928 (painter)
    Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, metal and moulded and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Brian Knox, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.98 to G-1972

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 42, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Smoking set in hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, moulded and gilded. Consisting of six pieces: Tray, shallow circular box with cover, tall circular box with cover, circular ashtray, cigarette lighter, and paper knife.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1971 (made)

Artist/maker

Zepner, Ludwig, born 1931 (modeller)
Werner, Heinz, born 1928 (painter)
Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, metal and moulded and gilded

Object history note

The decoration was inspired by the 'Arabian Nights'.

Descriptive line

Smoking set in hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, moulded and gilded, modelled by Ludwig Zepner, painted by Heinz Werner, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1971

Materials

Hard paste porcelain; Metal

Techniques

Painted; Moulded; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Fruit; Men; Cat; Cups; Boating; Drapery; Women; Fish; Castle; Chequered; Coffee pot; Horsemen; Dogs

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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