THE LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, YALE UNIVERSITY
Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill Collection
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Ewer and Basin with Figures in a Landscape

Strawberry Hill ID: sh-000522
c. 1760-90
Chinese


Decorative Object
Hard-paste porcelain
ewer: 23.6 cm [height]; basin: 25.4 cm [diameter]
Inscriptions: handwritten label on bottom of basin: This Ewer & Basin belonged to Horace Walpole & bought at his Sale at Strawberry Hill Twickenham.; typescript label: Johnston
The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.

Strawberry Hill History

Object History

Provenance: Possibly Horace Walpole; Possible Strawberry Hill Sale; 1955, June, Cogar, Lewis & Geiger, Williamsburg, VA, bt W. S. Lewis, $275; The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.

Exhibition History: "Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill," Yale Center for British Art, 15 October 2009 - 3 January 2010; Victoria and Albert Museum, 5 March 2010 - 4 July 2010, cat. no. 242.