Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1752 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed soft-paste porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Arthur Hurst

  • Museum number:

    C.257-1940

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 2, shelf 6

Physical description

Figure of a man fruit-seller in white glazed soft-paste porcelain. He stands cross-legged and leans on a tree-stump, and with a basket of grapes at his feet. He holds a bunch of grapes in his left hand. He wears a broad-brimmed hat and open-necked shirt.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

ca. 1752 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Glazed soft-paste porcelain

Dimensions

Height: 16.2 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a man fruit-seller in white glazed soft-paste porcelain, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, ca. 1752

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Basket; Grapes; Tree; Man

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.