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Title

Vase


Artist

Chelsea

England

1744 - 1769


About

The vase would originally have had a high-domed cover and probably formed the central element in a garniture of three pot-pourri vases. Scent would have emerged from holes in the buttercup-like flowers around the neck.


Details


Date

circa 1762-1768


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

21.3 x 15.5 x 11.2 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.105


Artist information

Chelsea

Works in the collection

23


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 59 (colour illus.). cat.no. 73