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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    1846 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Copeland & Garrett (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Parian porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Captain H. B. Murray

  • Museum number:

    C.2549-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 18, shelf 1

Physical description

Figure of Narcissus in parian ware. Nude figure of a boy seated on a rock and bending forward with a pipe in his right hand.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

1846 (dated)

Artist/maker

Copeland & Garrett (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Parian porcelain

Marks and inscriptions

'NARCISSUS BY GIBSON RA. Modelled by E.B. STEPHENS and executed in STATUARY PORCELAIN BY COPELAND AND GARRETT FOR THE ART UNION OF LONDON [1]846'
Printed in brown

Dimensions

Height: 31.1 cm, Width: 20.3 cm base

Object history note

After a statue by John Gibson (1790-1866).

Descriptive line

Figure of Narcissus in parian ware, Copeland & Garrett, Stoke-on-Trent, dated 1846

Materials

Parian (porcelain)

Subjects depicted

Boy

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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