plate

manufacturer: Worcester porcelain factory (estab. circa 1751, closed 1862);  decorated by: John Pennington (English, b.circa 1765, d.1842); 

circa 1792
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Description
plate (from the 'Hope' service crafted for the Duke of Clarence (later King William IV))
painted en grisaille with a central cartouche of a figure allegorical of Hope at the water's edge, looking out to sea, an anchor at her side, the underglaze-blue borders gilt with paterae, stars and dots beneath shaped gilt rims
Maker and role
manufacturer: Worcester porcelain factory (estab. circa 1751, closed 1862)
decorated by: John Pennington (English, b.circa 1765, d.1842)
Production place
Worcester, Worcestershire, England
Production date
circa 1792
Measurements
26 x dia 249
Measurement details
height: 26mm
width: 249mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0416