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Plate

18th century with later decoration
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1849

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Turq. borders with 3 kidney shaped reserves with colourful birds painted in rural habitat; draped chain leafage in gold work; centers painted with bouquet of roses; white ground; edged in gold. Date mark R: dec. mark, incision marks. Decorator: Tandart, jeune. Dated 1770.

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