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Dinner plate

Dinner plate

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sioux aîné, Jean-Charles (painter)
    Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in blue <i>en camaïeu</i>

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eduardo Canel-Zanoni

  • Museum number:

    C.18-2007

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Dinner plate of porcelain. White ground, painted with flower sprigs in blue en camaïeu. Gilt lobed edge, six long alternating with six short ones.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Sioux aîné, Jean-Charles (painter)
Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in blue en camaïeu

Marks and inscriptions

'ZYL'
Incised

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

Eight dot circle
In blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 24.4 cm, Height: 2.8 cm approx.

Descriptive line

Dinner plate, porcelain painted in blue en camaïeu, French: Sèvres porcelain, 1775. White ground, painted with flower sprigs in blue en camaïeu by Sioux aîné.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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