Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Basin

ca. 1780-ca. 1785 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Basin of soft-paste porcelain, painted outside in red, crimson, yellow, green, brown and black with a Chinese man holding a parrot and a woman and boy under a tree. Inside the rim, border of arches in red.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels
Brief description
Basin, soft-paste porcelain painted in enamel colours, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1780-1785
Physical description
Basin of soft-paste porcelain, painted outside in red, crimson, yellow, green, brown and black with a Chinese man holding a parrot and a woman and boy under a tree. Inside the rim, border of arches in red.
Dimensions
  • Height: 7cm
  • Diameter: 15.2cm
Style
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Production
Date given by John Howell 1981
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.251-1924

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Record createdApril 22, 2009
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