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Title

Cup and saucer


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

The decoration of ‘rich Kakiemon’ type was introduced in the 1760s, but is here applied to a later cup shape. The shape derives directly from a Sèvres model (compare L2012.169.a-b).


Details


Date

circa 1775-1785


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

cup 6.2 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm; saucer 3.3 x 13.2 cm diam; combined height 6.9 cm :

a - cup; 6.2 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm

b - saucer; 3.3 x 13.2 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.160.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, 91 (colour illus.). cat.no. 116