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CUP WITH ITALIANATE LANSCAPES

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CUP WITH ITALIANATE LANSCAPES

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Passageway to Dining Room


About this object

Around upper portion of cup are three semicurcular panels each painted with an elaborate Italianate landscape. Most of rest of cup, handle and interior is gilt, much of it is now worn off. Matching saucer has five semicircular panels, each painted with landscapes that are practically identical. Rest of saucer is gilt.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
CUP WITH ITALIANATE LANSCAPES
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Moscow, Russia
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
25.100.1
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973