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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1954-1958 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Doughty, Dorothy, born 1892 - died 1962 (modeller)
    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Miss Dorothy Susan Doughty, through Miss F.G. Doughty

  • Museum number:

    C.141-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 6

Physical description

Figure of a bird in bone china painted with enamels. With yellow and blue-grey plumage. The bird stands on a twig forming part of an open bocage covered with pink flowers. Narrow cylindrical base.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1954-1958 (made)

Artist/maker

Doughty, Dorothy, born 1892 - died 1962 (modeller)
Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china painted with enamels

Marks and inscriptions

'Myrtle Warblers. D.D.'
In red enamel

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm

Object history note

One of a pair with C.141A-1963.

Descriptive line

Figure of a bird in bone china painted with enamels, modelled by Dorothy Doughty, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1954-1958

Materials

Bone china

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Bird; Leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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