Pitcher from the Exhibition of Industry of All Nations

 
Pitcher from the Exhibition of Industry of All Nations
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  • Title :     Pitcher from the Exhibition of Industry of All Nations
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     86.7.45
  • Country:     Great Britain Staffordshire
  • Date:     1851
  • Dimensions:     Inches 10-1/2 9 7, Centimeters 26.7 22.9 17.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.7.45.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Earthenware pitcher in overall white gloss glaze with blue transfer-printed image of Crystal Palace with grounds and fountain on one side and close-up view of the building on other side; decorative border of grape vines, leaves, and grape clusters on base and on pitcher mouth.