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Decorative plate featuring a Saint Bernard dog - 1874

Decorative plate featuring a Saint Bernard dog
    Decorative plate featuring a Saint Bernard dog

This decorative plate is one of a small series of animal plates individually hand-painted in sepia by Colonel Henry Hope Crealock in 1874.

This decorative plate is one of a small series of animal plates individually hand-painted in sepia by Colonel Henry Hope Crealock in 1874.

  • Type of object: Dinner ware/plate
  • Mark: WEDGWOOD
    [Impressed]
    GHB
    [Impressed]
    L
    [Impressed]
    The prize Mont St Bernard at the Dublin dogshow
    Oct 1874
    [Painted]
    (signature of H Hope Crealock)
  • Year produced: 1874
  • Body: Queen's ware, cream-coloured earthenware
  • Glaze: clear glaze
  • Material: ceramic
  • Decoration: hand-painted, pierced
  • Accession number: 3933
  • Dimensions: 223 mm (diameter), 16 mm (depth)

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    Colonel Henry Hope Crealock - Artist (1831 - 1891)

    Colonel Crealock was a British professionall soldier who had served in the British Army during the Crimean War and had also been posted to India, China, Vienna, Ireland and South Africa. Crealock retired from the Army in 1884 with the rank of Lieutenant General. As well as being a professional soldier Crealock was a talented painter, draughtsman and author.