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Collection

An image of Pair of cups and saucers by Worcester

Worcester

(England 1751 – 2009)

Title
Pair of cups and saucers
Year
circa 1765-1770
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

cups 5.1 x 10.0 x 8.1 cm; saucers 2.6 x 13.0 cm diam:

a - cup 1; 5.1 x 10 x 8.1 cm

b - saucer 1; 2.6 x 13 cm

c - cup 2; 5.1 x 10 x 8.1 cm

d - saucer 2; 2.6 x 13 cm

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2010.210.a-d
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The pink scale pattern (deriving from Meissen) and the style of the fruit and flower sprays are typical of decorative work undertaken in the prolific London decorating workshop of James Giles.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 89 (colour illus.). cat.no. 108