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Dish

Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Sèvres (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)
    19th century (decorated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sèvres porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by C. B. Farmer, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.297-1912

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Soup dish of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. On the rim, which has a lobed edge, between two narrow bands of leaves and berries in gold on blue, is an oak-wreath with acorns. In the middle is a branch of oak within a similar circular band.

Place of Origin

Sèvres (made)

Date

18th century (made)
19th century (decorated)

Artist/maker

Sèvres porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Double 'L' enclosing 'z' and 'v'
In dark blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.7 cm

Descriptive line

Soup dish of porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, 18th century, and decorated elsewhere in the 19th century.

Production Note

Decorated elsewhere in the 19th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Berries; Oak; Wreaths; Acorns; Leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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