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Title

Teapot and cover


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

The ‘eloping bride’ pattern, in use at Worcester 1765–70, is based on Chinese prototypes simplified by the omission of background details. The mark is also copied from Chinese examples.


Details


Date

circa 1765-1770


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

12.2 x 16.3 x 9.9 cm :

a - teapot; 9 x 16.3 x 9.9 cm

b - lid; 4 x 6.5 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.147.a-b


Artist information

Worcester

Works in the collection

20


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 87 (colour illus.). cat.no. 104