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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, moulded and modelled and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Herbert Allen (Maude Louise Allen)

  • Museum number:

    C.71-1922

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Vase of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Bulbous neck with a flaring mouth, inverted pear-shaped body and high foot. The surface is moulded with a wicker pattern divided into vertical panels by gilt lines. Detached flowers and fruit, modelled and painted, are applied in high relief at intervals over the surface.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels, moulded and modelled and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Crossed swords
In blue

Dimensions

Height: 25.7 cm

Object history note

From a model by Johann Joachim Kaendler.

Descriptive line

Vase of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1850.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Moulded; Modelled; Gilded; Applied

Subjects depicted

Wicker; Flowers; Fruit

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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