Covered bowl and stand

Italian
1770–80
Made at Cozzi Manufactory (Italian (Venice), active 1764-1812)


Dimensions

Overall (covered bowl): 14.4 x 17.4 x 14 cm (5 11/16 x 6 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Other (stand): 3 x 22.8 cm (1 3/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

65.2179a-c

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with underglaze blue, colored enamel and gilded decoration

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Bouillon Double Handle Bowl with Cover and Round Stand. Bowl and cover each with 2 reserves decorated with flowers, handles on bowl of lilies of the valley. Stand with 3 reserves and round center one, all decor with flowers blue ground, gilt leafage decor

Markings

Both pieces: anchor in red enamel

Provenance

1943, Mary Ethel Harcourt (b. 1881 - d. 1961), Viscountess Harcourt, London; October 21, 1943, Viscountess Harcourt sale, Christie's, London, lot 52. December 31, 1943, sold by Jas. A. Lewis and Son, Inc., New York, to 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