Richard Parrington
Queen and Corgi

Richard Parrington (British, b. 1950)
Queen and Corgi 1981
9 x 8.25 x 6″
Kamm Collection.

This teapot is modeled as Queen Elizabeth with her favorite dog breed, the Corgi, as the spout. Her hat is the teapot lid.

Richard Parrington established his pottery in 1976 – first named Exile Ceramics and later Parrington Designs. He went on to produce a remarkable range of teapots that took the form of chairs, motorcycles, rocking horses, trains and many more unusual and complex designs. The Kamm Collection owns 87 examples of his work.