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Plate - Demonstrations

Demonstrations

  • Object:

    Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Staffordshire (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1992 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sir Peter Blake, born 1932 (designer)
    Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china with printed decoration in enamel and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the manufacturer

  • Museum number:

    C.115-1993

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 41, shelf 5

Physical description

Bone china plate, decorated with printed design in enamels and gilt. The design for the central panel and border all collaged from book illustrations.

Place of Origin

Staffordshire (manufactured)

Date

1992 (designed)

Artist/maker

Sir Peter Blake, born 1932 (designer)
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china with printed decoration in enamel and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'Demonstrations' and artists's facsimile signature and copyright, and 'One of an edition of 500 in a series of six designs. Commissioned by the National Art Collections Fund and Wedgwood. WEDGWOOD. MADE IN ENGLAND National Art Collections Fund'
Printed

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 cm

Object history note

The set of Art Plates C.115 to 120-1993 are number one from a limited edition of 500 which were designed by contemporary British artists, commissioned by the National Art Collections Fund, and produced by Wedgwood.

Descriptive line

'Demonstrations' plate, bone china with printed decoration in enamel and gilt, designed by Peter Blake, manufactured by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., England, 1992.

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

See Subject Information File in Ceramics and Glass Dept. for the promotional brochure

Materials

Bone china; Enamel

Techniques

Printed

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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