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91/729 Plate, porcelain, painted by Floy Hubble, South Australia, 1918. Click to enlarge.

Plate painted by Floy Hubble

Made
Plate, porcelain, Floy Hubble (China Painter), South Australia, 1918

Plate, circular, a commercially manufactured porcelain blank made by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd, England ; the shallow concave well is onglaze decorated with a broad band of painted pastel pale blue flanked by a beige band at rim and beige ground at centre and defined in dark brown outline, the blue band features a design of triple rose-hip buds in five evenly spaced clusters hand painted in orange, yellow and grey.

Summary

Object No.

91/729

Object Statement

Plate, porcelain, painted by Floy Hubble, South Australia, 1918

Physical Description

Plate, porcelain, Floy Hubble (China Painter), South Australia, 1918

Plate, circular, a commercially manufactured porcelain blank made by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd, England ; the shallow concave well is onglaze decorated with a broad band of painted pastel pale blue flanked by a beige band at rim and beige ground at centre and defined in dark brown outline, the blue band features a design of triple rose-hip buds in five evenly spaced clusters hand painted in orange, yellow and grey.

Marks

Painted marks "FLOY HUBBLE / 1918" in pale brown under the base with makers mark "(PORTLAND VASE) /***/ WEDGWOOD /*/ ENGLAND" transfer printed in brown.

Dimensions

Height

15 mm

Width

240 mm

Depth

240 mm

Production

Notes

Wedgwood blank made in England, decorated in South Australia.

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Dr R J Lyons under the Tax Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1991

Acquisition Date

26 July 1991

Cite this Object

Harvard

Plate painted by Floy Hubble 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 May 2022, <https://ma.as/118349>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/118349 |title=Plate painted by Floy Hubble |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=25 May 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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