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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750-1752 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr Wallace Elliot

  • Museum number:

    C.98-1938

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Figure of a lady with attendant, white glazed porcelain. She is standing her left arm upraised, with her right hand taking a fruit from a tray held up by an attendant standing beside her. She is wearing a wide-paniered skirt and frilled cap. Square low mound base.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1750-1752 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, glazed

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm

Object history note

Windlesham, C.H.B. Caldwell, 1931.

Descriptive line

Figure of a lady with attendant, white glazed porcelain, Bow Porcelain Factory, England (London), about 1750-52

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

Bradshaw, Peter. Bow Porcelain Figures, circa 1748-1774. 1992, fig. 45

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Ladies; Attendants

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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