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Title

Teapot and cover

circa 1775


Artist

Chelsea

England

1744 - 1769


About

This piece was probably produced at the Chelsea works after its acquisition by Duesbury. It belongs to a category generally described as ‘Chelsea-Derby’. The turquoise blue ground and monochrome cherubs evoke Vincennes- Sèvres porcelain of 20 years earlier.


Details


Date

circa 1775


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

11.1 x 15.1 x 9.5 cm :

a - teapot; 10.6 x 15.1 x 9.5 cm

b - lid; 2.4 x 5.2 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.130.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, 73 (colour illus.). cat.no. 87