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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    C.1277-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Pear-shaped body with double rococo handles. Two panels are edged with rococo scrolls and floral sprays and contain pastoral figures in the manner of Watteau reserved against a mazarine-blue ground. Spreading foot with a row of rococo loops in relief.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Dimensions

Height: 14.9 cm, Width: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Vase of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1765.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Scrolls; Figures

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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