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Dinner plate

Dinner plate

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bertrand (painter of porcelain)
    Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted <i>en camïene</i> and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Herminio Ruiz-Guillaume

  • Museum number:

    C.47-2007

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 26, shelf 3

Physical description

Dinner plate of porcelain. White ground decorated with cobalt blue en camïene detached flower sprigs. Gilt lobed edge, six long alternating with six short ones.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Bertrand (painter of porcelain)
Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted en camïene and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

'x H'
Incised

Interlaced L's enclosing date letter 'X' (1775)
In cobalt blue (overglaze)

A crossed 6
In blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.3 cm, Height: 2.8 cm approx.

Descriptive line

Dinner plate. French: Sèvres porcelain, 1775. Painted by Bertrand in bleu camaïeu. Louis XV style.

Materials

Porcelain; Enamel

Techniques

Gilt; Painted

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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