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Glass Cooler, one of two; Seau à Verre

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Glass Cooler, one of two; Seau à Verre

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

On view in: French Drawing Room


About this object

The ground is pink, on each face there is an oval panel reserved in white containing a cluster of flowers and fruit, framed by flower sprays and scrolled leaves and small sections of lattice, all in gold.

Category:
ceramics, french
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
FRANCE: Sèvres
Date made:
18th c.-19th c.
Size:
10.5 x 11 cm (4 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.100.1
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .1 Marked in puce with the crossed L's surmounted by the crown for hard paste, and the date letter R for 1770 (?); also an urn, the mark given to Bequet, painter of flowers and borders in blue 1749-65 (?)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973