Design for Decoration for a Lustre Dish

Design for Decoration for a Lustre Dish

Design for Decoration for a Lustre Dish
William de Morgan (1839-1917)
Britain
1879
Water-colour over pencil on wove paper; pricked for transfer
Diameter 36 cm
Museum no. E.1217-1917

The entire design has been pricked for transfer to the dry biscuit body of the dish. It bears traces of charcoal on its back indicating that it was used.