Pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1815-1830

GUSN

GUSN-42831

Description

Cream body w/ black band around base and outlining rococo ear-shaped handle; border of painted black fleur-de-lis; "sunburst" under mouth; transfer printed black scenes 1) greyhounds and 2) man seated on chair w/ reeded legs, beseeching woman; 2 other women look on w/ greyhound.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pitchers (vessels)
creamware
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
transfer printing
tin (metal)
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
greyhounds (breed)
men (male humans)
sunbursts
women (female humans)
Earthenware
Creamware
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Painted
Fleur-de-Lis
Sunburst
Greyhound
Man
Women
PITCHER

Additional Identification Number

39.1923

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.256