Cream jug

French
1783
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France), Painted by Vincent Taillandier (working 1753–1790)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

10.3 cm (4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.130

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Pear shaped form on three feet; C handle; scalloped edge banded decoration with floral painting; edged with gilt on striped blue field; floral sprays on white ground.

Markings

Interlaced Ls enclosing date letters "ff" painter's mark (fleur de lys).

Provenance

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA in 1923 (Accession Date: February 1, 1923)

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman