Teapot Stand

English
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England), Decorated by John Hayfield (active about 1755)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

16.7 cm (6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.27

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft-paste porcelain, four point leaf-shaped dish; painted in puce and light green enamels with man seated at a monument by a river with large church and landscape in background. Condition: small chip on point, fire crack at 9 o’clock; chip and stilt marks on foot ring.

Inscription

Reverse label: Janet M.Wolfson Collection

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson to the MFA in 1982 (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson