Dish

French (Marseille)
about 1761–64
Made at Veuve Perrin Manufactory (Marseille, France)


Object Place: Europe, Marseille, France

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 13.6 cm (1 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2019

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with colored enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Pair of small round saucers scalloped ajouré borders, centers decorated with sprays of flowers, border coloring of green and rose.

Markings

conjoined VP in black enamel on underside

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection