Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)
Object Place: Europe, England
Overall: 22.9 x 33 cm (9 x 13 in.)
Medium or Technique
Alan and Simone Hartman Galleries (Gallery 241)
Rectangular dish with cut corners. Turquoise rim with panels of flowers in colors. Center panel painted with a classical scene in brillant colors.
Label on reverse: Alfred Hutton Collection, no. 174
Label on reverse: Exhibited Chelsea Town Hall 1924. Loan 94. Hutton
Label on reverse: From the Collection of the Earl of Essex
Mark: Gold Anchor
Earl of Essex. By 1924, probably Alfred E. Hutton, London [see note 1]. By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930)
 A similar dish is illustrated in R. Blunt, ed. "The Cheyne Book of Chelsea China and Pottery" (1925), cat. 94, pl. 25 from the Alfred Hutton Collection.
Gift of Richard C. Paine