Vase

French, or possibly German
18th century
Possibly by Samson Manufactury (French (Paris))


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

29.84 cm (11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.200

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Cylindrical with flaring lip. White glaze with blue. Blue stripes around lip and base. White flowers and figure of a lamb in white on speckled blue ground in Chinese manner. Small chips on base. Glaze much cracked; larger crack on rim.

Markings

Monogram on bottom:

Provenance

Princes of Liechtenstein collection, Vienna. December 3, 1960, sold by Blumka Gallery to R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1962, gift of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 14, 1962)

Credit Line

Gift of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson