Japanese and Chinese Pottery by Various artists

A collection of works including 7 specimens of Japanese porcelain (main illustration of a 19th century dish depicting a pair of cranes), 4 specimens of porcelain made in China but with a Siamese design, Japanese embroideries and a collection of sword furniture.


Details

Acquired in:
1947
Bequeathed by:
W B Sutherland through The Art Fund

Part of a collection of works of art, which includes specimens of Japanese and Chinese porcelain, Siamese and Japanese metalwork, Chinese and Japanese lacquer work, Japanese puppets, Chinese, Japanese and Siamese textiles and various books, bequeathed by the late Mr. W. B. Sutherland to his wife and offered by her to the Art Fund, which distributed them amongst twelve Museums and Galleries.

Provenance

The Sutherland bequest.

Venue details

The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery Bethesda Street, Hanley, STOKE-ON-TRENT Staffordshire ST1 3DW 01782 232 323 www.stokemuseums.org.uk/visit/pmag

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 4pm

Please see the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery website for Christmas opening

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