Collection of Linthorpe Art Pottery by Christopher Dresser

Linthorpe Pottery was established in 1879 just 1/2 mile from the museum and traded for only 10 years.


Details

Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£3,500 ( Total: £7,995)
Acquired in:
2005
Vendor:
Messrs D W Buckle

This collection of 12 items has been carefully selected from a larger collection to represent a number of interpretative themes. Most of Dresser's designs were intended for mass production but some of his most innovative designs were made in very small numbers like the 'onion' shape vase and the dome shaped vase.

Artists include

Provenance

Messrs D W Buckle.

Venue details

Dorman Museum Linthorpe Road, MIDDLESBROUGH Cleveland TS5 6LA 01642 813781 www.dormanmuseum.co.uk

Entry details

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