Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-3249

Description

The plate is of small circular form with scalloped rim. Then center is printed with a lady and small boy walking near a large urn, with exotic buildings in the background and a scrolled spray of flowers in the foreground. It is enclosed by a border of leafy scrolls, bands and reserves enclosing berry sprays, all painted in green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
transfer printing
deaths
floral patterns
memorials
urns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
women (female humans)
Transfer Printed
Urn
Floral
Boy
Woman
Death
Memorial
PLATE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Hall, R. (Maker)

Location of Origin

England

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1032