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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 143, The Timothy Sainsbury Gallery

Figure

ca. 1790-1810 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Figure of Fortitude in lead-glazed earthenware painted with enamels and press-moulded. Female figure.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Pearlware (lead-glazed earthenware), press-moulded in sections and painted with enamels
Brief description
Figure of Fortitude in lead-glazed earthenware painted with enamels, Staffordshire, ca. 1790-1810.
Physical description
Figure of Fortitude in lead-glazed earthenware painted with enamels and press-moulded. Female figure.
Dimensions
  • Height: 60.3cm
Gallery label
Figure of Fortitude Made in Staffordshire, about 1790-1810 Lead-glazed earthenware 52-1874(23/05/2008)
Credit line
Bought from the Haliburton Collection
Production
After a terracotta by John Michael Rysbrack (see References)
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic reference
Clifford, Sir Timothy. 'William Kent, John Michael Rysbrack and English Ceramics' Keramos. No. 210, October 2010, pp. 111-120.
Collection
Accession number
52-1874

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Record createdMarch 31, 2008
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