Hampshire Museums Service

Ceramics: Lithophanes

Small girl drawing on a slate

Lithophane, porcelain, smear glazed, showing a small girl lying on a fur rug on the floor drawing on a slate, two glaze-filled suspension holes in top edge; impressed pattern number 1375 on back, probably made by the Plauesche Porzellanmanufactur, Plaue, Thuringia, Germany, late 19th century.

Accession no HMCMS:DA1980.22.18
Purchased with the assistance of the V&A Purchase Grant Fund

 

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