Pair of Imari plates by Unknown Artist

Two Imari plates painted with Dutch ships and figures of Dutch merchants.


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. Wakefield Art Gallery is currently closed and will open in 2011 as The Hepworth Wakefield.

Provenance

The Sutherland bequest.

Venue details

The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery Walk, Wakefield West Yorkshire WF1 5AW 01924 247360 www.hepworthwakefield.org

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm
Closed Mon, except bank and local school holidays
Third Thu of each month, 10am – 9pm

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