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Tureen and cover

Tureen and cover

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sceaux pottery factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Stuart G. Davis

  • Museum number:

    C.260&A-1951

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 47, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Tureen and cover, tin-glazed earthenware painted in enamels. Oval rococo bombé tureen on four scroll feet and with two handles, the high domed cover with naturalistic cabbage and vegetable finial, painted in enamels with floral sprays and bouquets

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1770s (made)

Artist/maker

Sceaux pottery factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware painted in enamels

Descriptive line

Tureen and cover, tin-glazed earthenware painted in enamels, Sceaux pottery factory, France, about 1770-1780

Production Note

Acquired as Sceaux, c. 1770

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Vegetables

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Tableware & cutlery; Eating

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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