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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Chelsea (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1752-1754 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chelsea Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with underglazed blue, red and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    C.203-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 3, shelf 2

Physical description

Dish of porcelain painted with underglazed blue, red and gilded. Octagonal and painted with spiky-tailed birds and a flowering plum trees, and a border of small formal flowers, in imitation of Japanese kakiemon porcelain.

Place of Origin

Chelsea (made)

Date

ca. 1752-1754 (made)

Artist/maker

Chelsea Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with underglazed blue, red and gilded

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 cm

Descriptive line

Octagonal dish of porcelain painted with underglazed blue, red and gilded, Chelsea Porcelain factory, Chelsea, ca. 1752-1754.

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

Ayres, John, et al. Porcelain for Palaces: The Fashion for Japan in Europe, 1650-1750. London : Oriental Ceramics Society, 1990. 281 p.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Birds; Tree; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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