Lady Ludlow Collection of English Porcelain by Various artists

Collection of English porcelain, representing fourteen English factories, with some that include pieces from all the earliest periods of their production.


Details

Medium:
Porcelain
Acquired in:
2004
Presented by:
Anonymous through The Art Fund

167 examples of Chelsea, the strongest group, all periods represented; 127 examples of Worcester, all from Dr John wall period, that is the date of the founding of the factory in 1751 until circa 1770. 64 examples of Bow, including examples of the 'New Canton' ware copied from the Chinese. Examples of Derby, Rockingham, Staffordshire, and single examples of lesser known factories.

Provenance

Lady Ludlow collection

Venue details

The Bowes Museum Newgate, BARNARD CASTLE County Durham DL12 8NP 01833 690606 www.thebowesmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £10.50)

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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