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2824 [WEB APPROVED] Figurine, draped woman, plinth inscribed with 'Diana', terracotta, made by John Broad, for Doulton & Watts, Lambeth, London, England, c.1880. Click to enlarge.

Royal Doulton ‘Diana’ figurine

Made by Broad, John in Lambeth, England, c.1880.

Figure, “Diana”, terracotta, made by John Broad for Doulton and Watts, Lambeth, England, c.1880. Buff coloured earthenware moulded figure of a bare-breasted woman wearing a short tunic tied at the waist, one arm raised reaching for an arrow from the rectangular quiver at her back, standing on a circular plinth (OF). Terra Cotta figure “Diana” (SB).

Summary

Object No.

2824

Object Statement

Figurine, draped woman, plinth inscribed with 'Diana', terracotta, made by John Broad, for Doulton & Watts, Lambeth, London, England, c.1880

Physical Description

Figure, "Diana", terracotta, made by John Broad for Doulton and Watts, Lambeth, England, c.1880. Buff coloured earthenware moulded figure of a bare-breasted woman wearing a short tunic tied at the waist, one arm raised reaching for an arrow from the rectangular quiver at her back, standing on a circular plinth (OF). Terra Cotta figure "Diana" (SB).

Marks

On front of plinth: "DIANA".On base, incised: "2P".

Dimensions

Height

302 mm

Width

97 mm

Depth

73 mm

Production

Notes

Made by John Broad for Doulton & Watts, Lambeth, London.

Made c.1880. Many items acquired in this collection have marks from 1879-1883 on them. A loan report dated 12/10/1992 gives the date as c.1880.

Cite this Object

Harvard

Royal Doulton 'Diana' figurine 2019, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 16 October 2019, <https://ma.as/13390>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/13390 |title=Royal Doulton 'Diana' figurine |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=16 October 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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