Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory, factory, England, Middlesex, Chelsea
circa 1745 1749
mid 18th Century; Triangle Period; George II
Soft-paste porcelain cup, moulded, glazed and decorated with flowers in polychrome onglaze enamels.
glazing (coating); whole; presumed lead-glaze
painting overglaze; decoration; in polychrome enamels
soft-paste porcelain; whole
lead-glaze; whole; presumed lead-glaze
enamels; decoration; polychrome
soft-paste porcealin, moulded, glazed and decorated with flowers in polychrome onglaze enamels
height, whole, 2 7/9, in
length, whole, 3 1/2, in
given; 1941-06-12; National Art Collections Fund
Dr Bellamy Gardner; sold Sotheby's, 12 June 1941, Catalogue of the Celebrated Collection of Chelsea Porcelain, English Ceramics, and Enamels. The Property of Dr and Mrs Bellamy Gardner., lot 20.
Given by the National Art Collections Fund as Trustee of the R.S. Cochrane Fund
factory mark; base; incised underglaze; triangle; indicates Chelsea
Pierce, Donald C.. 1988. English Ceramics, The Frances and Emory Locke Collection.Atlanta: High Museum of Artp. 70
Cf. p. 70, no. 66, for a handless beaker.
Object Number: EC.20-1941
(record id: 131372; input: 2006-08-07; modified: 2017-02-09)