Bird

English
20th century
After Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

11.43 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.1030

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

On a splayed stump with areas of dots on green. Feet in relief on upper stump, head turned to pick at wing, beak open. Colors: reds, blue and brown. Based on George Edwards, A Natural History of Uncommon Birds” (1743). Mate to 53.1031.

Markings

Raised red anchor mark on back of stump

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine