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Panel - The last in
  • The last in
    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863
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The last in

  • Object:

    Panel

  • Place of origin:

    Fenton (made)

  • Date:

    mid 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter)
    F & R Pratt & Co (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, moulded in relief, transfer-printed in underglaze colours and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    2712-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 31, shelf 7

Physical description

Panel of earthenware, moulded in relief, transfer-printed in colours and decorated in green and gold. In the middle is a reproduction of an engraving from a painting in the Tate Gallery of British Art, entitled 'The last in,' signed 'W. MULREADY, R.A.,' and 'J. AUSTIN, SC.' The panel is made in two thickness. The engraving, representing the interior of a village school, is in a circular medallion surrounded by a frame with gilt scrolls in relief on a green ground.

Place of Origin

Fenton (made)

Date

mid 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter)
F & R Pratt & Co (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, moulded in relief, transfer-printed in underglaze colours and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'F. & R. PRATT and CO. FENTON MANUFACTURERS TO H.R.H PRINCE ALBERT' surrounding a crown
Printed in brown

'W. MULREADY, R.A.'
Signed

'J. AUSTIN, SC.'
Signed

Dimensions

Length: 32.7 cm, Width: 32.7 cm

Descriptive line

Panel of earthenware, moulded in relief, transfer-printed in underglaze colours and gilt; the scene is a reproduction of an engraving from a painting entitled 'The last in' by W. Mulready, R.A., in the Tate Gallery; made by F & R Pratt & Co, Fenton, Staffordshire, mid 19th century

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Moulded; Transfer-printed; Gilt; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Education

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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