Cup and saucer

Gobelet litron et soucoupe

French
About 1775–80
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France), Painted by Jacques-Francois-Louis de Laroche (French, 1740–1803)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

6 x 8.9 x 6.6 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.973a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Straight-sided cup with deep saucer, decorated in three sections: rose-ground mid section decorated with puce swags and ribons; border and central section decorated with polychrome flowers and trophies.

Markings

Marks: in gold on base, interlaced Ls, cursive "h" for Jacques-Francois-Louis de Laroche; incised on cup, 43, on saucer, 46.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie