Service bearing the arms of Mr & Mrs Garrick.
David Garrick's silver tea and coffee service by John Young, 17331734
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,000 ( Total: £4,950)
- Acquired in:
- N.Bloom & Son
It consists of a tea-urn, coffee pot, teapot, two ewers, and two sugar baskets. Similar in style to the vertically banded neo-classical products of Wedgwood.
Probably commissioned for his house in the Adelphi, which he was furnishing in 1772. David Garrick and Mrs Garrick until 1822; the Solly family; privaite collection, USA.