Shape Type: Miscellaneous

Pattern Type: Literature, Classical, Mythology, and the Arts

Date: 1820 - 1830

Dimensions:

  • Diameter: 7.25 in (18.415 cm)

Maker: Unknown

Description:

An indented earthenware child's plate transfer printed in green underglaze having additional enameling with purple on the grapes and yellow on the leaves and the ground below. The source for this pattern is a print of a Cipriani drawing of Bacchanalian cherubs engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi and with naively enameled molded flowers around the rim, no factory marks. The source print is provided below.

 

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