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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Nove (possibly, made)
    Venice (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Le Nove porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with red and purple enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sydney Vacher

  • Museum number:

    C.701&A-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 24, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted with red and purple enamels. Painted with stylised buildings in purple between four groups of three spindle-like lines with pendant swags and foliations, in red.

Place of Origin

Nove (possibly, made)
Venice (possibly, made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Le Nove porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with red and purple enamels

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain, possibly Le Nove porcelain factory, Nove or Venice, late 18th century.

Labels and date

CUP AND SAUCER
Porcelain
ITALY (VENICE OR LE NOVE); late 18th century
Gift of Mr Sydney Vacher
C.701 & A-1917
(Label draft attributed to John V. G. Mallet, ca. 1995) [ca. 1995]

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Swags; Foliation; Buildings

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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