Two-handled verre ordinaire
seau a verre
Made at Vincennes Manufactory (France)
Object Place: Europe, France
10.8 x 18 cm (4 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels, gilding
Not On View
A wine-glass cooler, or seau a verre ordinaire, with naturalistic branch handles with fruiting branch terminals decorated in green, blue, puce, brown, and yellow. Sides painted in colors with a turkey perched on rockwork and a cormorant on a branch with butterflies flying above. Mark: blue interlaced L mark.
Interlaced "L" mark enclosing one dot, a dote below and above, all in blue enamel. Incised "V" mark.
Kate Foster (dealer), London.
H. E. Bolles Fund and Harriet Otis Cruft Funds