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Title

Pair of cups and saucers

circa 1765-1770


Artist

Worcester

England

1751 - 2009


About

The pink scale pattern (deriving from Meissen) and the style of the fruit and flower sprays are typical of decorative work undertaken in the prolific London decorating workshop of James Giles.


Details


Date

circa 1765-1770


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

cups 5.1 x 10.0 x 8.1 cm; saucers 2.6 x 13.0 cm diam :

a - cup 1, 5.1 x 10 x 8.1 cm

b - saucer 1, 2.6 x 13 cm

c - cup 2, 5.1 x 10 x 8.1 cm

d - saucer 2, 2.6 x 13 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2010.210.a-d


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, 89 (colour illus.). cat.no. 108