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Cup with cover and stand

Cup with cover and stand

  • Place of origin:

    Copenhagen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Royal Copenhagen (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Museum number:

    272 to B-1876

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Chocolate-cup with cover and stand of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Decorated with figures in grisaille in the style of Cesare Ripa. Rim with a border of small gilt festoons and floral garlands.

Place of Origin

Copenhagen (made)

Date

ca. 1780-1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Royal Copenhagen (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Three wavy lines
In underglaze blue

'K'
Incised

Descriptive line

Chocolate-cup with cover and stand of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Royal Copenhagen, Copenhagen, ca. 1780-1790

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Baker, Malcolm, and Brenda Richardson (eds.), A Grand Design: The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London: V&A Publications, 1999.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Hour glass; Festoons; Figures; Leaves; Medallions; Cock

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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