Coffeepot

English, Liverpool
about 1772
Made at Christian factory


Object Place: Europe, Liverpool, England

Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2171a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

On View

Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White ground decorated with chinoiserie figures and foliage embossed spout, strong colorings of purple-mauve green and indian red. No mark.

Inscription

Sticker on reverse: JAS A Lewis, New York

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection