Sucrier and domed cover

French
about 1760
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Sèvres, France

Dimensions

5.71 cm (2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.1795a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Gilded peony finial. Green ground top of bowl, incorporating green on rim of cover. Bordered by gilded flower work above flower sprays on white ground. A 1/4” piece has been broken on rim of bowl and glued; slight chip on base ring flower section of finial has been glued on.

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