Jug

Ref: 1633
  • Designer / Maker

    Designed by Dr Christopher Dresser  (1834-1904)

    Manufactured by the Linthorpe Pottery  (1879-89)

  • Detail

    Glazed earthenware

    19 cm (high)

    English (Middlesbrough), circa 1880

  • Marked

    Marked for Linthorpe, with facsimile signature for Christopher Dresser, ‘HT’ (for Henry Tooth) and pattern number 311 (see right)

  • Notes

    This pattern was published in a Linthorpe Art Pottery advertisement published in The Furniture Gazette, 1880.

    Several other examples of this jug are recorded, in various different colours; some were also manufactured by Ault, who succeeded Linthorpe.  See, for example, Christopher Dresser Ceramics, Glass and Metalware, exn cat., Chicago, 2015, no. 1 (and front cover), and  Christopher Dresser People’s Designer 1834-1904, exn cat., London, 1999, nos. C-125 and C-126 (by Ault).