decorated in 18th century manner
Object Place: Europe, France
2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Turquoise blue border with three cartouche reserves in which are painted floral sprays, white center with birds, painted yellow and blue with natural surroundings. Border with gilded scroll work. Date letter “H”. Dated 1770.
Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection