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Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1760-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in enamel colours

  • Credit Line:

    Basil Ionides Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.15-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 5

Physical description

Figure of a European gardener, after a figure in German porcelain; porcelain, painted in enamel colours. He leans forward, given support by a tree-trunk, holding in each hand an indistinct object, perhaps originally a stick and triangle.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1760-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in enamel colours

Dimensions

Height: 10.2 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a European gardener, after a figure in German porcelain, porcelain painted in enamel colours; China, Qing dynasty

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

Hofmann, Friedrich Hermann. Frankenthaler porzellan. München: F. Bruckmann a.g., 1911, Vol. II, No. 600

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Gardeners

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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