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Atlas

circa 1750-1760


Artist

Meissen

Germany

1710 -


About

The continent of Australia is marked, as is to be expected, ‘NOV HOLANDIA’—New Holland. The southern tip of the continent is marked ‘Terra Lewi’, ie Terra de Leeuwin or Cape Leeuwin.


Details


Date

circa 1750-1760


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

hard-paste porcelain


Dimensions

15.8 x 9.0 x 8.0 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.70


Artist information

Meissen

Works in the collection

38


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 30 (colour illus.). cat.no. 34