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Plate

French (Sevres)
18th century
1772
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Accession Number

47.90

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Molded & scalloped rim, green ground with three panels of flower painting framed and joined by scrolls and garlands of gold. Polychrome flowers in center.

Markings

Painted in blue enamel: factory mark of crossed Ls, enclosing date letter "T" (1772) "g" below, in script (painter's mark for Leopold Weydinger pere, active at Sevres 1757-1806).

Provenance

By 1946, Catherine Spencer Eddy (Mrs. Albert J.) Beveridge (b. 1881 - d. 1970), Beverly Farms, MA; 1947, gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 9, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge