Luncheon plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-49842

Description

Earthenware plate with scalloped rim and mulberry-colored transfer-print pattern "Lausanne Villa." Pattern depicts a landscape with river, two men in a boat, and fanciful buildings and bridge. Border pattern of floral sprays and festoons alternating with scroll pendants. Fish scale and diaper patterned grounds.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
transfer printing
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Plate, Luncheon

Inscription

"Lausanne / Villa" [in scroll cartouche] (printed)

Pattern

Lausanne Villa

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1980.337.1

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