Art/ Collection/ Art Object

William Pitt, Earl of Chatham

Artist:
Josiah Wedgwood (British, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent 1730–1795 Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent)
Modeler:
Probably modeled by John Flaxman (British, York 1755–1826 London)
Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
British, Etruria, Staffordshire
Medium:
Black basalt ware
Dimensions:
3 1/2 × 2 5/8 in. (8.9 × 6.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1942
Accession Number:
42.76.20
Not on view
Marking: On back: WEDGWOOD
Estate of R. T. H. Halsey , New York (until 1942; sold to MMA)
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