Figurine: "Spring", between 1755 and 1760

  • Longton Hall Porcelain Manufactory, English, 1749 - 1760

Soft-paste porcelain with polychrome decoration and gold

  • Overall: 5 1/8 × 3 1/8 × 3 3/8 inches (13 × 7.9 × 8.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Laura H. Murphy Fund

48.141

On View

  • British S3BB

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Spring
  • Polychromy
  • Soft paste porcelain
  • Gold
  • Flowers (plants)
  • Figurine
  • Figure (representation)
  • Boy
  • Newcastle under lyme

(William H. Lautz)

1948-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

"Decorative Arts." Bulletin of the DIA 28, no 4 (1949): pp. 96-100, p. 98 (ill.). Exhibition of English Conversation Pieces. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1948, no 87.

Longton Hall Porcelain Manufactory, Figurine: "Spring", between 1755 and 1760, soft-paste porcelain with polychrome decoration and gold. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Laura H. Murphy Fund, 48.141.