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Vase

Vase

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1851 (made)
    1852 (decorated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain with celadon glaze and pâte-sur-pâte decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by C. H. Campbell, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.292-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 6

Physical description

Vase of hard-paste porcelain with a celadon glaze and a raised pâte-sur-pâte decorationn of plants. Ovoid body.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1851 (made)
1852 (decorated)

Artist/maker

Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain with celadon glaze and pâte-sur-pâte decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'S51'
Maker's mark; printed (overglaze); on base in green

'S52' and an eagle
Maker's mark; printed (overglaze); on base in red

'JC 51-5'
Signature; incised; on base

'D'
Gilder's mark; painted (overglaze); on base in gold

Dimensions

Height: 31.4 cm, Diameter: 15.2 cm

Object history note

Formerly in the collection of Colin Minton Campbell
Acquisition type: Gift

Descriptive line

Vase of hard-paste porcelain with a celadon glaze and a raised pâte-sur-pâte, Sèvres porcelain factory, France, 1851 and decorated in 1852.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Glazed; Pâte-sur-pâte

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Plants

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Vases

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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