Teapot: iris motif

Teapot: iris motif
  • Title :     Teapot: iris motif
  • Artist:     Sir Frank Brangwyn Designer Clarice Cliff Decorator A. J. Wilkinson Ltd. Maker
  • Accession:     XX1990.1351.1 a,b
  • Country:     Great Britain Staffordshire
  • Date:     1934
  • Dimensions:     Inches 4-1/2 5-1/2 3-3/8 Dimensions, overall Inches 3-5/8 5-1/2 3-3/8 Dimensions, teapot (a) Inches 1-3/8 2-3/4 2-3/4 Dimensions, lid (b), Centimeters 11.4 14.0 8.6 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 9.2 14.0 8.6 Dimensions, teapot (a) Centimeters 3.5 7.0 7.0 Dimensions, lid (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Deco
  • Subject:     Domestic , Food and Beverage , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.1351.1-8.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture~Art Deco
Overall gloss-glazed white ceramic square-shaped teapot with lid and very short spout; ear-shaped handle with no cut-out for holding; finial constructed of four semi-circular shaped pieces; floral motif consists of a blue hand-painted iris against an ochre and aqua ground. a: teapot, b: lid