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Perswaition: C.957-1928

An image of Figure group

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An image of Figure group
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Walton, John (Potter)


Lead-glazed earthenware, moulded, and painted overglaze in blue, green, yellow, red, brown, and black enamels. 'PERSWAITION' impressed on a plaque on the viewer's right front corner.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Place(s) associated

  • Burslem ⪼ Staffordshire ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr


Early 19th Century
George IV
Circa 1820 - 1825


Attributed to John Walton because strictly comparable marked groups exist. The group may have been derived from a print entitled PERSUASION, published in 1809.

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.957-1928
Primary reference Number: 76449
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 20 September 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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