2017.0012.017 Mug, view 3
  • 2017.0012.017 Mug, view 3
  • Enlarge

  •      

Mug

  • Category:

    Ceramics

  • Place of Origin:

    Staffordshire, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Materials:

    Earthenware (yellow ware); Lead glaze

  • Techniques:

    Thrown, Painted, Enameled, Printed

  • Museum Object Number:

    2017.0012.017


  • Complete Details



Object Number

2017.0012.017

Object Name

Mug

Category

Ceramics

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Doris and Stanley Tananbaum

Place of Origin

Staffordshire, United Kingdom, Europe

Subjects

Literary scene; Literature; Werther; Goetthe

Materials

Earthenware (yellow ware); Lead glaze

Techniques

Thrown, Painted, Enameled, Printed

Dimensions (inches)

Dimensions (centimeters)

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Catalogue] Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates (auction catalogue).
Black-printed creamware jug with variation on the Werther scene plus a view of Charlotte: June 18, 2016 sale, lot 838, side one scene titled "WERTER GOING to SHOOT HIMSELF" and side two, "CHARLOTTE WEEPING OVER / THE TOMB of WERTER." Both scenes surmounted by crossed pistols and printed by G. Brammer of Shelton. Inspired by the novel, "The Sorrows of Young Werther," by Goethe.