Mug

English
about 1755-1760
Made at Bow Manufactory (England), Design attributed to Robert Hancock (English, 1731–1817), After François Boucher (French, 1703–1770)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

9.53 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.1097

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Curving sides, small foot band, grooved strap handle with heart tip. Transfer-printed in black with Chinoiserie groups from a series of “Four Elements” engraved by by P. Aveline after Boucher: “Le Feu” (a man pouring tea) on one side, and “La Terre” (a woman standing with a gardener kneeling at her feet) on the other. Chip in rim.

Markings

unmarked

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection