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Pair of Vases

A work made of bone china, enamel, and gilding.

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  • A work made of bone china, enamel, and gilding.

Date:

c. 1870

Artist:

Probably designed by Christopher Dresser (English, born Scotland, 1834-1904)
Painted by William Mussill (Austrian, active in France and England, 1828-1906)
Minton (Stoke-on-Trent, England, founded 1793)

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 231

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Christopher Dresser (Designer)

Title

Pair of Vases

Origin

Stoke-on-Trent

Date

c. 1870

Medium

Bone china, enamel, and gilding

Inscriptions

Impressed 1384 (on base of both; indicating shape), both with indistinguishable impressed marks (on base), one impressed MINTON (on base)

Dimensions

2020.304.1 19.36 x 13.01 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/8 in.) 2020.304.2 19.68 x 13.01 cm (7 3/4 x 5 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helene Fortunoff and Robert Grossman

Reference Number

2020.304.1-2

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