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Source Description:

Title: The Durham Ox     
Artist:  Boultbec, T.
Engraver / Plate Maker:  Whessell, T.
Size:  19.5 inches x 23.5 inches
Print Date:  1802
A hand colored stipple engraving. The script under the print reads as follows: "The Durham Ox. To the Right Honorable Lord Somerville this print is with great respect humbly dedicated by his...


Shape Type: Dinner & Dessert Wares

Pattern Type: Animals

Featured Series Type: Durham Ox - Maker Unknown

Date: c. 1810-1815


  • Length: 23.50 in (59.69 cm)
  • Width: 19.00 in (48.26 cm)

Maker: Unknown


A large oval indented earthenware platter printed with a pattern given the name Durham Ox with John Day. It is from the Durham Ox Series and is one of at least nine known patterns in the series made on dinner and dessert ware. This pattern is only found on large platters.  Its source is a hand colored stipple engraving by T. Whessell after a painting...