18th century with later decoration
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)
Object Place: Europe, France
2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection