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Title

Plate

circa 1755-circa 1760


Artist

Longton Hall

England

circa 1750 - 1760


About

The rim of the plate is moulded with sprays of wild strawberries alternating with other leaves. The bird painting represents a spirited provincial attempt to imitate the work of Chelsea artists such as Jefferyes Hamett O’Neale.


Details


Date

circa 1755-circa 1760


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

Porcelain


Dimensions

2.8 x 23.2 cm diam


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.121


Artist information

Longton Hall

Works in the collection

5


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 67 (colour illus.). cat.no. 78