Red Lustre Ware Plate: Fish Design

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Red Lustre Ware Plate: Fish Design

Object name: Decorative Plate

William De Morgan (1839 - 1917)

Date: 1880-1900
Dimensions:
20 x 245 mm
Medium: Earthenware painted in red lustre
Object number: CE002
DescriptionRed lustre painted earthenware plate depicting three stylised fish (possibly carp) set amongst dense water foliage.

A pencil drawing for a similar plate design exists in the Victoria and Albert Museum print collections (museum number: E.1202-1917)

http://collections.vam.ac.uk/item/O1104776/drawing-de-morgan-william/