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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Chelsea (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1754-1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chelsea Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    C.184-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 1

Physical description

Dish of porcelain painted with enamels. Oval in shape with the rim moulded in relief with basketwork and panels painted with small landscapes with figures and buildings, and outlined with flowers and rococo scrollwork picked out in purple. Painted with bouquets and sprays of flowers.

Place of Origin

Chelsea (made)

Date

ca. 1754-1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Chelsea Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and moulded

Marks and inscriptions

An anchor
In red

Dimensions

Length: 33.7 cm, Width: 26.7 cm

Descriptive line

Oval dish of porcelain painted with enamels, Chelsea Porcelain factory, Chelsea, ca. 1754-1755.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Flowers; Basketwork; Figures; Scrollwork

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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