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Mug

  • Place of origin:

    Vienna (made)
    Wroclaw (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bottengruber, Ignaz (painter)
    Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. Nachemsohn

  • Museum number:

    C.741-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 20, shelf 7

Physical description

Mug of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Cylindrical in shape with a baroque handle. Decorated with five nude boys dancing in a ring in a landscape, and another boy in peasant's clothes plays the guitar. Borders round the top and bottom painted in silver.

Place of Origin

Vienna (made)
Wroclaw (painted)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Bottengruber, Ignaz (painter)
Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels

Dimensions

Height: 9.8 cm, Diameter: 7.6 cm

Descriptive line

Mug of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, painted by a follower of I. Bottengruber in Breslau, probably Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory, Vienna, ca. 1730.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Landscape; Borders; Boys; Guitar

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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