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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Doccia (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1862 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Doccia porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.401&A-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 24, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded.

Place of Origin

Doccia (made)

Date

ca.1862 (made)

Artist/maker

Doccia porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain, Doccia porcelain factory, Doccia, ca.1862.

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

71. Cup and saucer with Chinese figures
circa 1862
egg-shell porcelain with overglaze painting in
colours
cup h 7 cm; saucer diam. 12,5 cm
under the cup a gold star; on the cup the signature
“Giusti”
inv. C.401&A-1919
gift: Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO through The Art Fund
Bibliography:unpublished

Similar decoration see Cat. 72
p. 88, Cat.71
Frescobaldi Malenchini, Livia ed. With Balleri, Rita and Rucellai, Oliva, ‘Amici di Doccia Quaderni, Numero VII, 2013, The Victoria and Albert Museum Collection’, Edizioni Polistampa, Firenze, 2014

Labels and date

Cup and Saucer
Porcelain
Marks: on the cup a six-pointed star;
on the saucer a seven-pointed star, in gold
ITALY (DOCCIA); middle of 19th century
C.401 & A-1919
(Label draft attributed to John V. G. Mallet, ca. 1995) [ca. 1995]

Materials

Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Boy; Figures; Fishing

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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