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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Henry Couling, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    721-1907

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 4

Physical description

Vase of porcelain painted in blue. Beaker-shaped with a convex-band round the middle, painted with two figures of Chinese ladies in panels bordered by scrolls, diaper-pattern and flowers.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 20 cm, Diameter: 12.1 cm

Historical context note

From a garniture of five vases

Descriptive line

Vase of porcelain painted in blue, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1770

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

For this pattern, see Branyan, French and Sandon, Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, revised edition 1989, cat. I.A.8, where dated ca. 1770

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Figures; Panels; Scrolls; Diaper

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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