Dish

Compotier

English
1772–73
Made at Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

4.4 x 25 x 19.3 cm (1 3/4 x 9 13/16 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2177

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White ground center decor in rose, cupids among the clouds, gilt scroll borders with flower chains alternating with clusters of small round flowers. Decorated by Askew. From a dessert service.

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