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Ewer

Ewer

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Locré and Russinger's porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:

    C.512-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 27, shelf 1

Physical description

Porcelain ewer with decoration of simple blue flowers across white ground, central roundel containing pink roses and gilt borders; gilt-metal hinge on loop handle.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

ca. 1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Locré and Russinger's porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

crossed arrows
painted in underglaze blue

Descriptive line

Porcelain ewer, floral and gilt decoration on white ground, by Locré and Russinger's porcelain factory, Paris, ca. 1775

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants); Flowers, roses

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Containers

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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