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An image of Vase [one of a pair] by Worcester
Alternate image of Vase [one of a pair] by Worcester Alternate image of Vase [one of a pair] by Worcester Alternate image of Vase [one of a pair] by Worcester

Worcester

(England 1751 – 2009)

Title
Vase [one of a pair]
Year
circa 1768-circa 1772
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

16.1 x 8.8 cm diam

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.153
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The decoration is of a type known as ‘rich Kakiemon’, a Worcester invention, in which Japanese and Meissen models were adapted to a flamboyant late rococo taste.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 90 (colour illus.). cat.no. 110