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Wine cooler

Wine cooler

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1753-ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Chantilly porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, tin-glazed and painted in purple enamel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by J. H. Fitzhenry

  • Museum number:

    C.419-1909

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 25, shelf 5

Physical description

Porcelain pot painted in purple enamel with a cupid on one side and on the other with a putto in a landscape.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

ca. 1753-ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Chantilly porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, tin-glazed and painted in purple enamel

Marks and inscriptions

a hunting horn
painted in red enamel

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.8 cm, Depth: 14.8 cm, Height: 14.4 cm

Descriptive line

Porcelain wine cooler painted in purple enamel with putti, Chantilly porcelain factory, France, about 1753-1760

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p.25
Worthington, Bethan Lloyd. Windswept Baby, London : V&A Publications, 2018. ISBN 978-1-78926-034-2

Production Note

Dated c. 1753-60 by Manuela Finaz de Villaine, October 2002.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Tin glaze

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Putti

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Containers

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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