Plate

Austrian (Vienna)
1804
Manufactured by Imperial Porcelain Manufactory, Austria, Vienna (Austrian)


Object Place: Sorgenthal Period

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 24.6 cm (1 5/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2113

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Center painting on black round reserve, cupid riding dragon in wheeled tub, surrounded by outer gilt scroll work on indian red, flanked by rims of blue and gilding, mounted in picture frame.

Markings

Shield in underglaze blue; impressed year mark 804; A/805. in red enamel; 99 on paper label.

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