Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Frederick Augustus, Duke of York

Factory:
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (1759–present)
Factory owner:
Period of Josiah Wedgwood (British, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent 1730–1795 Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent)
Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
British, Etruria, Staffordshire
Medium:
Jasperware
Dimensions:
3 3/4 × 2 7/8 in. (9.5 × 7.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1942
Accession Number:
42.76.27
Not on view
Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany (1763–1827), created Duke of York 1784.
Inscription: Impressed below portrait in exergue: DUKE OF YORK

Inscribed in pencil on back: 155; 5

Paster: WB 641 (William Bartlett collection sticker)

Marking: Impressed on back: WEDGWOOD
William Bartlett (before 1879–82) ; Estate of R. T. H. Halsey , New York (until 1942; sold to MMA)
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