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Title

Pot-pourri vase [one of pair]

circa 1762-1768


Artist

Chelsea

England

1744 - 1769


About

Gold anchor Chelsea vases often adopt an essentially pear-shaped form. Normally these have elaborate handles and lavish painted decoration. This more restrained design remained popular and was repeated at Derby c1770 with applied garlands in biscuit porcelain. See also L2012.106


Details


Date

circa 1762-1768


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

29.6 x 13.8 x 10.3 cm :

a - vase; 23.2 x 13.8 x 10.3 cm

b - lid; 8.6 x 7 x 5.7 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.107.a-b


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, 60 (colour illus.). cat.no. 74