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An image of Plate by Longton Hall
Alternate image of Plate by Longton Hall

Longton Hall

(England circa 1750 – 1760)

Title
Plate
Year
circa 1755-circa 1760
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
Porcelain
Dimensions

2.8 x 23.2 cm diam

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.121
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The rim of the plate is moulded with sprays of wild strawberries alternating with other leaves. The bird painting represents a spirited provincial attempt to imitate the work of Chelsea artists such as Jefferyes Hamett O’Neale.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 67 (colour illus.). cat.no. 78