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Figure group - L'Oiseau Mort
  • L'Oiseau Mort
    Cyfflé, Paul-Louis, born 1724 - died 1806
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L'Oiseau Mort

  • Object:

    Figure group

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765-1789 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cyfflé, Paul-Louis, born 1724 - died 1806 (artist)
    Lunéville pottery factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Biscuit porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.1-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case X, shelf 4

Physical description

Biscuit porcelain figure group of 'L'Oiseau Mort'.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1765-1789 (made)

Artist/maker

Cyfflé, Paul-Louis, born 1724 - died 1806 (artist)
Lunéville pottery factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Biscuit porcelain

Marks and inscriptions

'TERRE DE LORRAINE'
Impressed in rectangular cartouche

'C' [incised]

Dimensions

Height: 21.3 cm

Descriptive line

Biscuit porcelain figure group of 'L'Oiseau Mort', from a model by Paul-Louis Cyfflé, made at Lunéville pottery factory, France, ca. 1765-1789.

Labels and date

Gallery 128 Decant 2003

From a model by Paul-Louis Cyfflé (1704-1806) [07/06/2004]

Production Note

From a model by Paul-Louis Cyfflé (1724-1806)

Materials

Biscuit

Techniques

Fired

Subjects depicted

Shepherdess; Children (people by age group); Death; Birds

Categories

Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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