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Joseph A. Hannong


c. 1760-1780

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Plate, Joseph A. Hannong
: A Collection of Strasbourg Pottery and Porcelain
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Tin-glazed earthenware (<I>faience<I/>) with enamel decoration
Size: 1 1/8 x 9 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (2.86 x 24.45 x 24.45 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France, Strasbourg
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Marks 'H', in block script; '39', underneath H
Physical Description: faience plate of a lobed hexagonal shape; typically edged with brown glaze; decorative ripple in the body of the plate. within the glazed ring; center is filled with a bouquet of the fleurs fines typical of Strasbourg
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. John P. Rutherfurd in memory of her father, Mr. Thomas Shevlin
Accession Number: 54.27.14
Artist: Joseph Hannong, French, died 1790
Role: Artist
Nationality: French (Strasbourg)
Life Dates: French, died 1790
Added to Site: February 28, 2009