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Plate

English
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England), Decorated by Emile Lessore (French, 1805–1874)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 × 21 × 21.6 cm (1 3/8 × 8 1/4 × 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1977.672

Medium or Technique

Creamware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Plate in the shape of a shell with yellow rim with a woman with two putti, one by her side and the other diving through the sky with a flower; seated in a landscape.

Inscription

Two gummed MFa labels "82.19 Mrs. Forthingham" and lower label with "Mrs. Edward Frothingham"

Signed

Signed at lower left 'E Lessore' and at lower right 'Wedgwood' in rust red

Markings

Impressed WEDGWOOD "R" [4 dots] on reverse

Credit Line

Gift by the grandchildren of Mrs. Edward Frothingham,(Eugenia Mifflin Frothingham)