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Plaque

  • Place of origin:

    Chipping Campden (made)

  • Date:

    1906 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mark, William, born 1868 - died 1956 (made and decorated by)
    Guild of Handicraft Ltd.

  • Museum number:

    620-1906

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plaque of copper, painted in enamel colours partly over gold and silver foil with a cockerel. The bird stands to the righ and is painted in green and white and touches of red. The background is hsaded in greenish blue.

Place of Origin

Chipping Campden (made)

Date

1906 (made)

Artist/maker

Mark, William, born 1868 - died 1956 (made and decorated by)
Guild of Handicraft Ltd.

Marks and inscriptions

W. Mark
Signed

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Width: 15.8 cm

Object history note

See E.489-1966 for design drawing.

Descriptive line

Plaque, enamel on copper, by William Mark (Australian) for the Guild of Handicraft, Chipping Campden, England, 1906.

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

See Catalogue of 'C. R. Ashbee and the Guild of Handicraft', 1981, Art Gallery and Museum, Cheltenham.

Production Note

Design is probably copied from a drawing by Joseph Crawhall.

Materials

Enamel; Copper

Categories

Enamels; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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