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James Stuart (1713–1788)

Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (1759–present)
Factory owner:
Period of Josiah Wedgwood (British, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent 1730–1795 Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent)
late 18th century
British, Etruria, Staffordshire
3 3/4 × 2 7/8 in. (9.5 × 7.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1942
Accession Number:
Not on view
James Stuart (1713–1788) was an architect and the author of "Antiquities of Athens."
Inscription: Impressed on face below portrait: Mr STUART

Paster: WB 891 (refers to William Bartlett collection)

Marking: Impressed on reverse: WEDGWOOD
William Bartlett (by 1882) ; Estate of R. T. H. Halsey , New York (until 1942; sold to MMA)
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