Tablet

LL 1716

About this object

A Blue oval jasper tablet with white jasper applied sprigging. It depicts 'Night shedding Poppies'. A putti at her feet reaches for the poppies. The design is probably modelled by John Bacon (1740-1799), a freelance sculptor living in London, in about 1769.
  • Date
    1785 - 1800
  • Maker
    Wedgwood
  • Materials
    Jasperware
  • Credit line
    From the Collection of Lord Leverhulme
  • Location
    Lady Lever Art Gallery, Room 04
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Staffordshire: Stoke-on-Trent: Hanley
  • Measurements
    frame: 275 mm x 225 mm x 35 mm
  • Collection
    From the Lady Lever Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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