Collection of Oriental porcelain and earthenware by Unknown Artist

Earthenware figure of horse, dish, four vases and seven bowls.


Porcelain; earthenware
Acquired in:
Bequeathed by:
W W Simpson through The Art Fund

Two bowls destroyed by fire in 1949 according to 2003 Art Fund audit. These works form 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

Nottingham Castle Off Friar Lane, Nottingham Nottinghamshire NG1 6EL 01158 761 400

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6)

Feb – Oct
Daily, 10am – 5pm

Nov – Feb
Wed – Sun, 10am – 4pm

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