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Plate

Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1763-1772 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sceaux pottery factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    C.1335-1919

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plate of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Painted in the middle with bouquets in purple, and the rim being divided into panels alternatively containing bouquets and gilt festoons on a dark blue ground.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

ca. 1763-1772 (made)

Artist/maker

Sceaux pottery factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'S X'
Incised

'Sceaux'
In gold, not original mark

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 cm

Descriptive line

Plate of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Sceaux pottery factory, Paris, ca. 1763-1772.

Production Note

Later decorated in blue and gold.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Panels; Festoons

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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