Beaker

French
about 1730–40
Made at Chantilly Manufactory (France)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 7.1 cm (2 1/8 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1930

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small bucket shaped beaker in kakiemon style decorated with two Chinese in row boat, house and floral decoration; double red band on base. Mark: hunting-horn in red.

Markings

hunting horn in iron-red enamel

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection