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Toilet jar

Toilet jar

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chantilly porcelain factory (manufacturer)
    Villeroy porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:

    C.416-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 25, shelf 4

Physical description

Cylindrical toilet jar, porcelain, with recessed foot rim, painted in Kakiemon style with Chinese children playing. Lacking its lid.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1730s (made)

Artist/maker

Chantilly porcelain factory (manufacturer)
Villeroy porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in enamels

Descriptive line

Cylindrical jar, porcelain, with recessed foot rim, painted in Kakiemon style with Chinese children playing, probably Chantilly porcelain factory, France, about 1730-1740

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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