Beilby family; enameller; British enamelists, 18th-19th cs.
circa 1765 1780
late 18th century
Lead glass. Lacking stopper. Plain shouldered type with Beilby enamelling of claret, in a cartouche with insect and fruiting vine, front and back.
England, enameller, country
painting; decoration; in enamel
blown glass, decorated with enamelling
height, whole, 23.0, cm
diameter, whole, 10.5, cm
bequeathed; 1961; Beves, Donald H.
unknown before testator
D.H. Beves Bequest
Delomosne & Son Ltd. 1978. Gilding the Lily, Rare Forms of Decoration on English Glass of the Later 18th Century.London?: p. p. 42
Cf. Delemosne & Son Ltd., 10th-22nd July, 1978, p. 42, no. 67a
Poole, Julia E.. Bequests from Two Cambridge Collectors, The Reverend Alfred Valentine Valentine-Richards MA (1866-1933) and Donald H. Beves MA (1896-1961).
Source Title: Glass Collectors and their Collections in Museums in Great Britain(1999)
p. pp. 49-55
Ref. Donald H. Beves MA (1896-1961), pp. 49-55
Cottle, Simon. William Beilby and the Art of Glass.London?: Glass Circle
Source Title: The Glass Circle Journal 9 (2001) : 31-40
p. pp. 30-40
Ref. pp. 30-40
Object Number: C.607-1961
(record id: 26921; input: 2001-04-12; modified: 2012-01-16)