the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

European decorative arts

ceramic figures, 18th century onwards

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" jellies, biscuits, sugar-plumbs, and creams have long given way to [ceramic] harlequins, gondoliers, Turks, Chinese and shepherdesses of Saxon china"
1753, Walpole

 
player 1745 Provence,
Fitzwilliam Musem, Cambridge
1750 Longton Hall
British Museum
18th century Limoges18th century Limoges  
1755-7 Chelsea, Pierrot
(restored pipe)
1755 Chelsea

1755 Chelsea
(with restorations)

1760-701760 -70 pair of candlesticks 1760-701760 -70 candlesticks, Chelsea
player1790 Derby (restored)
player 1765 Derby
playerBow
player1765 Bow
player c1758 Bow
player 1770 Bow

1755-60 Bow

1755-60 Bow
c1760 Bow

1755 Bow1755 Bow
player
orange drum
player
player
BowBow
1760-62
1760-65 Bow
Bow
Bow
1755-60 Bow
blue jacket
c1760 Bow copy
1765 Chelsea
1765 Chelsea
1760-65 Chelsea

player
orange hat
playercopy Derby
ceramic
1755 Bow1755 Bow
player, brokenBloorDerby
playerDerby, Victorian copy
1760's Chelsea
1758-69 Chelsea
Chelsea copy
player
1765 Chelsea
player
pipe and tabor
blue jacket
blue jacket
ceramic figure
ceramic statuette
player1860
purple hat
player

orange drum

player
black jacket
pipe and tabor
purple bows
player
1760-65 Mennecy, V&A
 
possibly Mennecy
1770-75 New Hall

1770 Plymouth

1790 Staffordshire Pearlware

unknown unknown

1830's
Victorian Meissen
lady player
20th century20th c
20th c Provence
20th cVolkstedt
crude copy
red shoes
     
       

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