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ICE CUP (TASSE À GLACE) FROM THE ROHAN SERVICE, ONE OF 12

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ICE CUP (TASSE À GLACE) FROM THE ROHAN SERVICE, ONE OF 12

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

On view in: French Drawing Room


About this object

The ground is turquoise-blue; the shape is like an urn with a flared rim and a pedestal foot; on each is a panel reserved in white framed by oak leaves in gold springing from a gold oak branch below; each panel is painted with one exotic bird, a leafy branch, and other foliage.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
ICE CUP (TASSE À GLACE) FROM THE ROHAN SERVICE, ONE OF 12
Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1771-1772
Size:
2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.65.10
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .10 Unmarked; T incised.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Sèvres Porcelain at Hillwood","A Taste for Splendor: Russian Imperial and European Treasures from the Hillwood Museum"