Portrait of Josiah Wedgwood
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)
Object Place: Europe, England
8 x 10.5 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Portrait of Josiah Wedgwood, white biscuit, framed in gilt. No mark.
Extended description quoting Llewllynn Jewitt's "The Wedgwoods: Being a Life of Josiah Wedgwood" (London, 1865), pp. 321 and 364 is inscribed in ink on paper attached to the back of the frame.
Added to it is a note initialed by the donor ("GWW"): "This one is not jasper but of biscuit"
Bequest of George Washington Wales