25 pieces of porcelain by Various

Collection of European porcelain including a Copenhagen vase decorated with red currant leaves and berries (illustrated).


Acquired in:
Bequeathed by:
W W Simpson through The Art Fund

17 pieces are missing from the collection. This collection forms part of the Simpson bequest. Many objects from the collection of the late Mr WW Simpson were presented to the Victoria and Albert Museum and British Museum in 1918 through the Art Fund. The remainder of the bequest was stored by the Victoria and Albert Museum during the First World War and then presented to museums in Derby, Nottingham, Bradford and Salford.

Venue details

Derby Museum and Art Gallery The Strand, DERBY Derbyshire DE1 1BS 01332 641 901 www.derbymuseums.org

Entry details

Free to all

Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 12-4pm

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