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Group

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1752-1753 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1320-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 6

Physical description

Figure group of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. A pair of lovers are seated on a mound. The boy has his right arm round the girl and holds a bird-cage.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1752-1753 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 19.1 cm

Object history note

Based on 'Les Amours du Bocage' after Lancret.

Descriptive line

Figure group, of soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded, of lovers with a bird-cage, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1752-53

Production Note

The model has been attributed to the 'Muses Modeller'

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Leaves; Girl; Boy; Birdcage

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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