Three-Legged Teapot (théière à trois pieds)

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Dublin Core

Title

Three-Legged Teapot (théière à trois pieds)

Subject

LCSH: Porcelain, French—18th century—Pictorial works | Porcelain, French—Private collections | Porcelain, French—Vincennes—18th century—Slide collections | Vincennes porcelain—18th century—Pictorial works | Slides (Photography)—Private collections | Fritzsche, Ulrich—Art collections—Pictorial works | Ceramic tableware—France—18th century | Ceramic teapots—France—18th century | Gilding—France—18th century | Birds in art | Insects in art | Birdcages—Pictorial works

Getty AAT keywords: porcelain (material) | porcelain (visual works) | dinnerware | teapots | gilding-technique | Aves (class) | Odonata (class) | birdcages (containers)

Description

35mm color slide of a white-and-gold teapot with three feet and a lid (Vincennes Porcelain Manufactory). Its feet, handle, lid, and spout are trimmed with gilding. The gold painting on its body depicts a tree, bird, dragonfly, and birdcage. The number 4 is handwritten on the slide.

Creator

Fritzsche, Ulrich (creator of slide); D’Arms, Ted (photographer); Vincennes Porcelain Manufactory (creator of object)

Publisher

Seattle Art Museum Libraries

Date

Teapot ca. 1750–51; Lid ca. 1753–60 (date of object)
March 1979 (date of slide)

Contributor

Painter, Kirsten Blythe

Rights

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Format

application/jpg

Language

English | French

Type

still image

Spatial Coverage

France

Temporal Coverage

eighteenth century (dates CE)

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

slide, scanned using an Epson Perfection V600 Photo scanner at 3200 dpi.

Citation

Fritzsche, Ulrich (creator of slide); D’Arms, Ted (photographer); Vincennes Porcelain Manufactory (creator of object), “Three-Legged Teapot (théière à trois pieds),” Seattle Art Museum Libraries: Digital Collections, accessed July 6, 2022, https://samlibraries.omeka.net/items/show/2899.