Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Landscapes and Waterscapes

Date: 1836-1840

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 8.38 in (21.2852 cm)

Maker: Davenport

Engraver: Jesse Austin

Maker's Mark:

Impressed

Maker's Mark:

Printed

Description:

A scalloped earthenware dessert plate, printed underglaze in three colors - blue, green and black - with a Romantic landscape.  It is one of 14 known views used in a series that is known as Rhenish Views.  This example is recorded in the TCC Pattern and Source Print Database as Rhenish Views #05 Variation.  Davenport’s color printing technique is attributed to Jesse Austin; reference Lockett, Terrence A., Godden, Geoffrey A., Davenport China Earthenware and Glass, London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1989, page 172, para.1.

 

 

 

 
  
 

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