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Plaque

Plaque

  • Place of origin:

    Woodville (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1907 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tooth, Henry, born 1842 - died 1918 (Designer)
    Bretby Art Pottery (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware, cast, with applied details, possibly hand-worked, hand-painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr D. A. Robertson

  • Museum number:

    C.16-2002

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 34, shelf 4

Physical description

Circular plaque, black with applied chrysanthemum and butterfly, painted in gold and red. Earthenware, cast, with applied details, possibly hand-worked, hand-painted.

Place of Origin

Woodville (made)

Date

ca. 1907 (designed)

Artist/maker

Tooth, Henry, born 1842 - died 1918 (Designer)
Bretby Art Pottery (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware, cast, with applied details, possibly hand-worked, hand-painted

Marks and inscriptions

'Bretby' rising sun 'Made in England 1745M'
Maker's identification; impressed

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.2 cm

Descriptive line

Circular earthenware plaque, black with applied chrysanthemum and butterfly, made by Bretby Art Pottery, possibly designed by Henry Tooth, Woodville, Derbyshire, about 1907

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Applied work; Painted

Subjects depicted

Butterfly; Chrysanthemum

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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