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Madame de Pompadour (née Poisson) Platter

Made by: Sherman, Cindy __Photographer ||Ancienne Manufacture Royale Limoges __Manufacturer ||Artes Magnus, New York __Publisher

Currently in storage


About this object

The ground of the oval shaped platter is pink with disseminated silver foliage motives; the handles at either side are in the form of leaf scrolls and features each a shaped panel with the self-portrait image of Cindy Sherman as Madame de Pompadour; in the center, a white ground welcomes the tureen’s feet.

Category:
CERAMICS, OTHER
Object name:
Madame de Pompadour (née Poisson) Platter
Made from:
porcelain
Made in:
FRANCE: Limoges
Date made:
1990
Size:
overall __6.62 in __14.88 in __9.50 in
overall __16.83 cm __37.78 cm __24.13 cm

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.283.3
Signature marks:
__"Madame de Pompadour / Née Poisson (1721-1764) / by / Cindy Sherman / for / [company logo] ARTES MAGNUS /8R25 / [signature] Cindy Sherman / Silkscreened and / handpainted at / [company logo] Ancienne Manufacture / Royale / Fondée en / 1737 / Limoges France."
Credit line:
Museum Purchase, 2006