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Title

Tureen and cover in the form of a partridge

circa 1760-1765


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

Based on a Meissen prototype. The tureen and cover each have an indentation at the tail end to accommodate a ladle. The Worcester model is first recorded c1755–56. There is an alternative model with a shallower nest. Similar tureens were also produced at Chelsea, Bow and Derby.


Details


Date

circa 1760-1765


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

13.3 x 17.7 x 12.4 cm :

a - tureen; 6.4 x 15.4 x 11.2 cm

b - lid; 7.7 x 17.7 x 12.4 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2010.209.a-b


Artist information

Worcester

Works in the collection

20


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 86 (colour illus.). cat.no. 99