Jean Hope, Washington, Tyne & Wear A This jasperware
box, decorated with cherubs, is one of the most popular of Wedgwood items.
He says: "The Lady Lever is lucky enough to own two Wedgwood copies of a famous ancient Roman vase, both of which are on display in the South End Galleries, along with a lot of other examples of Wedgwood's jasperware
In his early years, Flaxman had found work modelling reliefs for Staffordshire potter Josiah Wedgwood's blue and white jasperware
In his early years, Flaxman found work modelling reliefs for Staffordshire potter Josiah Wedgwood's blue and white jasperware
Of particular note is the marble mantelpiece showcasing iconic blue Wedgwood Jasperware
Which potter famous for his Jasperware
opened his first business in 1759?
Of particular note is the marble mantelpiece showcasing blue Wedgwood jasperware
was similarly the subject of extensive, if not always successful, emulation.
The firm has been making Jasperware
, perhaps better known as Wedgwood Blue (although it comes in other colours), ever since.
Dr Matthew Martin, NGV Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, is of the view that the dual factors of international prestige and a unique national connection strongly influenced many initial purchases by the fledgling gallery, which included significant examples of Black Basalt (1768) and Jasperware
To reinforce the validity of this assertion and to emphasise the legitimate lineage of American ceramics in British production, the Union Porcelain Works' display at the Centennial Exhibition featured copies of the Century Vase atop pedestals designed in imitation of Wedgwood jasperware
Josiah Wedgwood purchased moulds from Tassie and developed a method to create cameos from his new ceramic body, Jasperware