Tablet

LL 1698

Part of

Wedgwood collection

A selection of objects from our collection of the finest Wedgwood jasperware in the world.

About this object

A blue jasper tablet with white jasper applied sprigging. The tablet features nine figures (seven boys and two fauns) at a festival of the god Bacchus. The design was copied from a relief sculpture by Francois Duquesnoy, known as Il Fiammingo (1597-1643).
  • Date
    1776 - 1780
  • Maker
    Wedgwood
  • Materials
    Jasperware
  • 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
    frame: 298 mm x 345 mm x 35 mm
  • Collection
    From the Lady Lever Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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