Royal Bayreuth plate from the Blue Children series.

Royal Bayreuth, Manufacturer

This is one of the ceramic artworks in our collection. It was made in Tettau, Bavaria, Germany in post 1902.
About the Work
Part of a series referred to by collectors as 'Blue Children' or "Babes in the woods" featuring a transfer a little girl sitting on a log holding cuddling a doll. This transfer was likely used on a number of types of ceramic pieces, including milk jugs.
Measurements
H14mm x Diam 154mm
Media
China
Description
Dark blue and white plate with gilt rim, depicts an image of a child seated on a log and holding a doll.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of K McKinnon, 1962.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
Apr 1962

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Accession Number:
1962/5/2