Vase in the form of a dovecot

Baluster shaped vase in the form of a dovecot, designed to hold pot-pourri.

Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
34 cm
Art Fund grant:
£800 ( Total: £3,200)
Acquired in:
1985
Vendor:
Delomosne & Son

It is perched on a rocky base and depicts a dog approaching a flight of steps. Apple boughs grow up the side of the dovecot and the lid which forms the roof is decorated with birds and scale tiles. Polychrome decorations include insects by the Moth Painter.

Provenance

Delomosne & Son Ltd.

Venue details

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery Chequer Road, DONCASTER South Yorkshire DN1 2AE 01302 734293 www.doncaster.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free to all

Wed – Sun, 10am – 4.30pm (Sat & Sun until 4.15pm)

Closed Good Friday, 25, 26 Dec, 1 Jan

Opening times may vary throughout the year, please check before visiting

Share this article