Sugar bowl

French
about 1750
Made at Vincennes Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

34.1347a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Birds and water fowl in landscapes. Interlaced gold banding at edge of cover and on interior rim of bowl. Dentil band at base and rim of bowl and on inner rim of cover.

Markings

Interlaced "L"s enclosing one dot, in blue enamel.

Provenance

Litchfield's, London (paper label). By 1911, Dudley Leavitt Pickman (b. 1850 - d. 1938), Boston [see note]; 1934, gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

NOTE: First lent to the MFA on May 19, 1911.

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman