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Tile

Tile

  • Place of origin:

    Liverpool (made)

  • Date:

    1777-1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Green, Guy, born 1729 - died 1803 (printer)
    Sadler and Green (factory)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware, transfer printed, enamels

  • Museum number:

    C.41-1993

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Tin-glazed earthenware, a border tile with design including masks, torches and musical instruments, white back ground transfer printed in black from an engraved copper plate, by Guy Green, Sadler and Green. England (Liverpool), about 1777-1780

Place of Origin

Liverpool (made)

Date

1777-1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Green, Guy, born 1729 - died 1803 (printer)
Sadler and Green (factory)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware, transfer printed, enamels

Dimensions

Height: 128 mm, Width: 62 mm, Thickness: 8 mm

Object history note

Purchased from Mr E.H. Butler, London, 1874. Others renumbered 1993.

Descriptive line

Tin-glazed earthenware, a border tile with design including masks, torches and musical instruments, white back ground transfer printed in black from an engraved copper plate, by Guy Green, Sadler and Green. England (Liverpool), about 1777-1780

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

Archer, Michael. Delftware: the tin-glazed earthenware of the British Isles. A catalogue of the collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum. London: HMSO, in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1997. ISBN 0 11 290499 8
Ray 1973, No: G2-2.
Ray 1973, No: F1-1.
Ray, Anthony, Liverpool Printed Tiles, Jonathan Horne, London, 1994, pp 13, 57-63.

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze; Enamel

Techniques

Glazed; Transfer printed

Subjects depicted

Chandeliers; Lyre; Masks; Torch; Candelabras

Categories

Delftware; Ceramics; Tiles; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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