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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled earthenware painted in colours

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sydney Vacher

  • Museum number:

    C.176-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 46, shelf 1

Physical description

Vase of enamelled earthenware painted in colours. On either side if a classical pastoral subject in an oval medallion with a ribbon tied in a bow at the top. Round the top is a floral border. Painted with festoons and sprays of flowers.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled earthenware painted in colours

Marks and inscriptions

'PO' [in monogram]
In dark yellow on the bottom

Dimensions

Height: 11 cm, Width: 15.5 cm, Depth: 12.3 cm

Object history note

Made in imitation of Moustiers ware of the 18th century.
[Register]: Purchased by the donor as Arles.

Descriptive line

Vase of enamelled earthenware painted in colours, France, 19th century.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Man; Flowers; Medallion; Woman; Festoons

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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