Derby named view plate pattern 74 by Zachariah Boreman c.1790
A Derby named view plate pattern 74 by Zachariah Boreman, painted in monochrome scenes c.1790. Mark in blue, inscription: "View near the Buxton Road Derbyshire" 8.75"(23.3cm) diam. Faint hairline near the rim, some ware.
"74 Gilt Rim. A deep border of tiny blue flowers and gilt leaves in a continuous undulating line is contained with two narrow borders comprising a continuous line of gilt dots contained with gilt lines. The (apparently) large and important landscape in the sentre of the plate is framed by a single gilt line and outer border of tiny gilt laurels."*
*This description is from "The old Derby Pattern books" (see Derby Porcelain 1748-1848 by John Twitchett page 306)
Stock Number: PN0913
Derby Porcelain Marks
Rare, early incised mark c.1750-5.
Incised Potter's marks. (on hte left: the repairer's mark of Issac Farnsworth, on the right: that of Joseph Hill).
Incised mark, found on dishes, rarely on figures, c.1770-80.
The potter's stool mark, found on Derby pieces, possibly seconds or sold to outside decorators.
Painted marks in gold, Chelsea-Derby period, 1769-1775.
Painted marks, 1770-82.
Rare mark, c.1790.
Mock Meissen mark, c.1830.
Rare mark c.1800.
Painted mark c.1830-40, found on pieces, decorated in Sevres style.