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Worcester Porcelain sugar bowl with Chinese style scenes

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An image of Sugar bowl. Worcester Porcelain Factory. With scenes in Chinese style. The circular bowl has steep, rounded sides, and stands on a v-shaped footring. The sides are printed with the 'Fisherman and Cormorant', or 'Pleasure Boat', pattern, the rim and foot banded in gilt. Soft-paste porcelain, moulded, glazed and printed underglaze in blue and gilt, height, whole, 8.0, m, diameter, whole, 10.4 cm, circa 1780-1790.

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Sugar bowl. Worcester Porcelain Factory. With scenes in Chinese style. The circular bowl has steep, rounded sides, and stands on a v-shaped footring. The sides are printed with the 'Fisherman and Cormorant', or 'Pleasure Boat', pattern, the rim and foot banded in gilt. Soft-paste porcelain, moulded, glazed and printed underglaze in blue and gilt, height, whole, 8.0, m, diameter, whole, 10.4 cm, circa 1780-1790.

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  • Accession Number: C.136-1918
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/27.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Katie Young
  • Image height: 917 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 107.76kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 27/1
  • Captured: 2014:05:12 15:34:43

Key words

18th Century blue blue and white bowl British ceramics Chinese Style cobalt English fisherman fishermen fishing Fitz_AA Georgian gilded gilding gilt glazed lead-glazed Orientalism porcelain soft-paste porcelain studio ceramics sugar basin sugar bowl underglaze

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