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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with lilac purple enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    C.337&A-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of porcelain painted with lilac purple enamel. Wavy edges. Painted with two Chinese figures beside a building in a landsape with trees. Border of slight scrolls and cresting.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with lilac purple enamel

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of porcelain painted with lilac purple enamel, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1760.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Trees; Figures; Landscape; Cresting; Scrolls; Building

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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