DOULTON & COLouis BILTON, Australian 'Waratah' bowl Enlarge 1 /2
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DOULTON & CO

Staffordshire, England commenced 1854

(organisation)

Louis BILTON

England, United Kingdom 1858 /1862 – 1910

decorator

  • Australia from 1885 to 1887

Australian 'Waratah' bowl c.1892 Place made: Buslem, Staffordshire, England
Materials & Technique: ceramics, bowls, bone china, overglaze enamel. frame: gilt wood and velvet bone china: overglaze enamel; frame: gilt wood and velvet

Primary Insc: 'L Bilton' painted in overglaze on front. /Australian 'Waratah' / Telopea Speciosissimi/ painted in overglaze on verso. Doulton Burslem England undergalze stamp on verso.
Dimensions: 4.0 h 38.0 diameter cm Frame 62.0 h x 61.5 w x 0.9 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Arthur Shorter and Cristine Andrews 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2010.301
Provenance:
  • John Shorter CBE; Cristine Andrews and Arthur Frank Shorter.