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LARGE PLATE, ONE OF 28

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LARGE PLATE, ONE OF 28

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage


About this object

This plate is part of a service, comprising 24 small plates, 28 large plates, 4 shell-shaped dishes, 2 square dishes and 4 round deep dishes (24.72-24.76). In the center on a white ground is a cluster of fruit in natural color sorrounded by a twisted ribbon, like a rope, in turquoise-blue; outside are six clusters of flowers connected by narrow swags of leaves; next, another turquoise-blue ribbon is looped six times outward and six times inward; the rim has six sprays of flowers each enclosing a small white blank area, on a ground dotted in gold.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
LARGE PLATE, ONE OF 28
Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
18th c.-20th c.
Size:
9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.73.10
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .10) Crossed L's; R F (Republique Francaise) over; AP incised
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973