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Shepherdess: C.35-1930

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Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)

Titles

Shepherdess

Maker(s)

Wood, John (II) (Potter)
Wood, Ralph, II (Potter)

Description

Lead-glazed earthenware figure

Notes

History note: One of twelve figures bought from Sotheby's, 14th November 1930, lot 587. Catalogue of the Valuable Collections of English Pottery & Porcelain, Glass, Objects of Vertu and Furniture, the Property of the late John Henry Taylor, Esq., Newstead, Birstall, Leicestershire

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Bought from Sotheby's

Place(s) associated

  • Burslem ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1930-11-14) by Sotheby's

Dating

18th century
Circa 1783 - Circa 1800

Note

Made by either John Wood, or his brother Ralph Wood II, or possibly his son Ralph Wood III

Materials used in production

Lead-glaze Earthenware

Techniques used in production

Lead-glazed

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.35-1930
Primary reference Number: 74642
Glaisher number: 875
Additional Glaisher number: GL.Add.9
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 7 July 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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