Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sir Joseph Banks

Factory:
Josiah Wedgwood (British, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent 1730–1795 Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent)
Designer:
John Flaxman (British, York 1755–1826 London)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
British, Etruria, Staffordshire
Medium:
Jasperware
Dimensions:
Height: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.42.3
Not on view
Modeled by Flaxman in 1775.
Inscription: Impressed below portrait: BANKS

Marking: Impressed on reverse: WEDGWOOD
[ Silo , until 1908; sold to MMA ]
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