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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Copenhagen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Royal Copenhagen (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, moulded and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the C.L. David Collection, Copenhagen

  • Museum number:

    C.4-1969

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 29, shelf 4

Physical description

Dish of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Oval dish with an openwork rim moulded to simulate basketwork. With moulded and curved panels descending into the well. Painted with one large bouquet and four smaller sprays of leaves and flowers. Round the rim are green pendant swags of green, with gilt husk motifs between. Gilt dentil edge.

Place of Origin

Copenhagen (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Royal Copenhagen (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, moulded and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Three wavy lines
In underglaze blue

Dimensions

Length: 26.5 cm, Width: 22 cm

Descriptive line

Dish of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, ca. 1780

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Panels; Dentil; Floral; Leaves; Openwork; Husks; Bouquets

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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