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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Derby (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755-1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.678-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case G, shelf 4

Physical description

Figure of a man playing a flute in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. He is seated on a stump and wears a long white coat lined with pale yellow flowered breeches, pink shoes and pink three-cornered hat. Irregular base moulded in relief with foliate scrolls coloured green and pink.

Place of Origin

Derby (made)

Date

ca. 1755-1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Derby Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and moulded

Dimensions

Height: 13.7 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a man playing a flute in soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, Derby Porcelain factory, Derby, ca. 1755-1760.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Foliate; Man; Flute; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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