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Title

Male gardener (one of a pair)

circa 1765-circa 1769


Artist

Chelsea

England

1744 - 1769


About

In this pair with a female gardener (L2012.110), the man proffers vegetables, the woman flowers. The figures seem to be loosely based on Meissen models by Kändler. Compare L2012.59 and L2012.60.


Details


Date

circa 1765-circa 1769


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

17.6 x 9.6 x 7.6 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.109


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. 75