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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Chantilly (made)
    London (decorated)

  • Date:

    middle of 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chantilly porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in colours, gilded and applied decoration in relief

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Roland H. Ley, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.256&A-1915

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 25, shelf 2 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of porcelain painted in colours, gilded and applied decoration in relief. Painted with bouquets and sprays of flowers and with borders of scrollwork and cresting in gold.

Place of Origin

Chantilly (made)
London (decorated)

Date

middle of 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Chantilly porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in colours, gilded and applied decoration in relief

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of porcelain painted in colours, gilded and applied decoration, Chantilly porcelain factory, Chantilly, middle of 18th century, and decorated in London.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded; Applied

Subjects depicted

Scrollwork; Flowers; Leaves; Thistle; Berries; Cresting

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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