Oval shaving dish
French (St. Omer)
Henri-Louis Le Gaigneur (French, 1706–1776)
Object Place: Europe, St. Omer, France
Length x width: 33.3 x 26 cm, 30 oz. (13 1/8 x 10 1/4 in., 1.87 lb.)
Medium or Technique
Ann and Graham Gund Gallery (Gallery LG31)
Oval shaving dish with molded rims.
Engraved with accole coats-of-arms of the Marquis D'Ambleberner.
January 12, 1957, sold by H. Baur (dealer), Paris, to Elizabeth Parke Firestone (b. 1897- d. 1990) and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. (b. 1898 - d. 1973), Akron, OH and Newport, RI; 1993; gift of the estate of Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 26, 1993)
Elizabeth Parke Firestone and Harvey S. Firestone, Jr. Collection