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Top of Fruit Stand

English
around 1860-1870
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England), Decorated by Emile Lessore (French, 1805–1874)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall (no stand): 3.4 × 22.9 × 23.5 cm (1 5/16 × 9 × 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1977.666

Medium or Technique

Creamware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Plate in the shape of a shell with brass cap on underside (missing base attachment; compare with 1977.674, .675) with yellow rim; with a clothed woman seated in a landscape, gazing down at a dead bird in the foreground

Inscription

No labels.

Signed

Signed at lower left 'E Lessore' in rust red

Markings

No marks impressed.

Credit Line

Gift by the grandchildren of Mrs. Edward Frothingham,(Eugenia Mifflin Frothingham)