Square dessert dish
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)
Object Place: Europe, England
4 cm (1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pair of deep dishes. Scale blue, square, scalloped, each with four cartouches painted with exotic birds, separated by four urns with insect decoration and 8 corner cartouche shape reserves with insect decoration, round center reserve decorated with butterflies, all painting on white ground, bordered by gilt scroll work. Yellow bellied bug in center. Mark: crescent mark underglaze blue.
Mark: crescent mark underglaze blue.
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