Antoine Plot (French, about 1701-1772)
Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
Weight: 8.5 oz., 11.4 cm (0.53 lb., 4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Britain, 1750-1800 / Portraits (Gallery 141)
Bell-shaped beaker on domed foot, with molded rim and mid-rib, applied beneath with strapwork
By 1900, Edouard Chapey, Paris [see note 1]. 1906, Chasles Collection, Paris. By 1926, Les Fils de Leon Helft, Paris [see note 2]. By 1934, Madame George Samary, paris [see note 3]. Elizabeth Parke Firestone (1897-1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (1898-1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. to the MFA. (Accession date: May 26, 1993)
 1900, exhibited at the Exposition Universelle, Paris (coll. Edouard Chapey).
 1926, exhibited at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Paris (coll. Les Fils de Leon Helft).
 1934, Madame Samary sale, Paris, cat. #24, ill. Pl. III.
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection