Bust of Shakespeare

A work made of stoneware (basaltware).
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of stoneware (basaltware).

Date:

Late 18th century

Artist:

Wedgwood Manufactory
England, founded 1759

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European Decorative Art

Artist

Wedgwood Manufactory

Title

Bust of Shakespeare

Origin

Burslem

Date

1775–1799

Medium

Stoneware (basaltware)

Inscriptions

Mark: "WEDGWOOD" impressed

Dimensions

37.8 × 19.7 cm (14 7/8 × 7 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

The Frank W. Gunsaulus Collection of Old Wedgwood

Reference Number

1912.1273

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