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Teacup, coffee cup and saucer
c. 1815

Artist/s name
Medium
The concave profile cups & their saucer are painted in naturalistic colours with birds in landscape settings, with groups of feathers. The pieces all have gilt dentil edges & the angular handles are edged with gold. The name of the bird in inscribed on each piece (teacup-Grosbeak, coffee cup-Goldfinch, saucer-Magpie)
Accession Number
1995.465.a-c
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Keith Deutsher, Founder Benefactor, 1995
Gallery location
Not on display