Wine Glass Cooler

French
about 1740
Made at Chantilly Manufactory (France)


Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 15.4 x 12.2 cm (4 1/8 x 6 1/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1922

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels; gilt-bronze mounts

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a Pair with 65.1922. Soft paste, mounted with bronze doré molded base and rim with floral handles, cylindrical body decorated with painted floral motifs. Kakiemon style. No mark.

Markings

none

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection