Vase

  • Designer / Maker

    Designed by Dr Christopher Dresser (1834-1904)

    Manufactured by William Ault Pottery (1892-1896)

  • Detail

    Glazed earthenware

    Height: 26.7 cm

    English (Swadlincote), 1892-96

  • Marked

    ‘Chr. Dresser, facsimile signature and ‘318’ (impressed under base, see below)

  • Collection

    Private collection

  • Notes

    This widely published design exists in a variety of colours and with different surface detail; variants with painted decoration are also recorded.

    For an example with a green glaze, see V&A, Circ..316-1953.  For a brown-glazed example see Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2013.239.20.  A yellow-gazed version was sold at Tennant’s,