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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Frankenthal (made)

  • Date:

    1756-1759 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lanz, Johann Wilhelm (modeller)
    Frankenthal Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Florence Augusta Beare in memory of Arthur Doveton Clarke

  • Museum number:

    C.944-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 20, shelf 6

Physical description

Figure of a gardener, hard paste porcelain painted in green, black and mauve, and gilt. He wears a black three-cornered hat, green coat and breeches, white stockings and black shoes. He is grafting a tree.

Place of Origin

Frankenthal (made)

Date

1756-1759 (made)

Artist/maker

Lanz, Johann Wilhelm (modeller)
Frankenthal Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'P.H. 2' impressed

A lion, in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 13.3 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a gardener grafting a tree, hard paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, from a model by J. W. Lanz, Frankenthal Porcelain Factory, Germany (Frankenthal), 1756-59.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Gardeners

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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