Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Decors pour cartels de bordures d’assiettes
  • Félix Bracquemond
    born: Paris, France ; died: Sèvres, France ; active: France
  • Decors pour cartels de bordures d’assiettes, 1866–1878
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 178 x 179 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 409 x 285 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 x 7 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 1/8 x 11 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0066
Catalogue raisonné

Designed as a decorative pattern for porcelain transferware. Scene of a small sailboat from the banks of a body of water at the UL, scene of ducks through cattails at UR, scene of three deer at LR above head of a young woman in ¾ view. Additional head of woman in ¾ view at CL. Each image includes cross-shaped marks to indicate where designs can be cut for transfer onto porcelain.