Vase

English
18th century
About 1768–70
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England), Decorated by Jefferyes Hamett O'Neale (Irish, active in England 1734–1801)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

38.73 cm (15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.399

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Vase of inverted pear-shape, deep blue body curving to widely flaring neck, slight molding at foot. Two large almost heart-shaped panels outlined in fine scroll and floral gilding have scenes of (1) warriors and animals; (2) river and landscape, distant mountains, house, two men on bridge over falls. Garlands and rim (slightly chipped) in gilt on neck.

Inscription

Signed "O'Neale Piny & c" and signed "O'Neale inv & c."

Markings

Square mark on bottom

Provenance

By 1955, Jessie and Sigmund J. Katz; 1955, gift of Jessie and Sigmund J. Katz. (Accession date: June 9, 1955)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection