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Fountain and cistern

Fountain and cistern

  • Place of origin:

    Strasbourg (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1754-ca. 1762 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hannong's pottery factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware painted in colours

  • Museum number:

    467 to B-1870

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 47, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Fountain, tin-glazed earthenware with applied decoration of a fish, crocodile or lizard, and a mask, painted in colours

Place of Origin

Strasbourg (made)

Date

ca. 1754-ca. 1762 (made)

Artist/maker

Hannong's pottery factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware painted in colours

Marks and inscriptions

'PH' in monogram painted in blue

Object history note

Bought from the Aigoin Collection
Acquisition type: Purchase

Descriptive line

Fountain, tin-glazed earthenware with applied decoration painted in colours, Paul Hannong's pottery factory, France, about 1754-1762

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

Arthur Lane, French Faïence, 1948, pl. 68A

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Crocodile; Lizards; Masks; Fish

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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