LL 1392

About this object

The design on this blue jasper plaque is taken from the wax on slate, LL 1391. A series of moulds and casts were taken from LL 1391 so that the design could be replicated in white jasper which was applied to a blue jasper background. It depicts the figure of Endymion and his hound. Endymion is kept eternally sleeping by the lovestruck Selene.
  • Date
    1790 about
  • Maker
  • Materials
  • Credit line
    From the Collection of Lord Leverhulme
  • Location
    Lady Lever Art Gallery, Room 04, Case 9006
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Staffordshire: Stoke-on-Trent: Hanley
  • Measurements
    355 mm x 410 mm x 45 mm
  • Collection
    From the Lady Lever Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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