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Teapot and cover

Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Frankenthal (made)

  • Date:

    1771 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Frankenthal Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with purple <i>en camaïeu</i>enamel and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    C.1548&A-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case Q, shelf 2 []

Physical description

Teapot and cover of hard-paste porcelain painted with purple en camaïeuenamel and gilded. Two oval medallions with gilt edges, one with two draped classical figures seated beneath a tree, and the other with a classical female lying under a cliff with bunches of grapes about her and a basket of them on her arm.

Place of Origin

Frankenthal (made)

Date

1771 (dated)

Artist/maker

Frankenthal Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with purple en camaïeuenamel and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'C.T.' [in monogram]under a crown
In blue

'71'
In underglaze blue

'H'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Diameter: 7.9 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover of hard-paste porcelain painted with purple enamel and gilded, Frankenthal Porcelain Factory, Frankenthal, dated 1771.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Grapes; Medallions; Figures; Basket; Monochrome; Tree

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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