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Plate

French
last quarter of 18th century
Made at Chantilly Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.1927

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a set of six plates. Each plate with spray of flowers, small individual flowers, and insects scattered around borders, rims are painted yellow.

Markings

The letter P, hunting horn.

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