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Plate, one of 14

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage

About this object

The ground is turquoise-blue; in the center on white is a cluster of flowers and fruit; in each of the three leaves is a single exotic bird in a landscape; the bottom edges of the turquoise areas have floral garlands with two flower sprays crossed in the centers.

Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
18th c.-19th c.
24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
Signature marks:
MARK .7 Crossed L's, the date letter v, for 1774 (?); v under, and inverted V over the L's, both marks of undetermined painters (?); also BD, for Badouin, father, a gilder 1750-1800 (?); and x and incised.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973