Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-31269

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware plate with a scalloped edge. Foliate border surround a central scene depicting Fonthill Abbey.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
architecture (object genre)
architectural elements
buildings (structures)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dog (animal)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
trees
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Food

Inscription

Printed: RS / PANORAMIC SCENERY Impressed: STEVENSON Paper label: Fonthill Abbey / No. 72 ""Panoramic Scenery"" maker. R. Stevenson / border foliage / condition proof except chips / size 8 inch flat / Price $5.00

Associated Building

Subject Fonthill Abbey,

People and Organizations

Fonthill Abbey

Maker

Stevenson, Ralph (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cobridge, England, Staffordshire

Dimensions

1 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Margaret R. Kimberley

Accession Number

1927.159

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