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Cup and Saucer

A work made of soft-paste porcelain, dark blue ground, polychrome enamels, and gilding.
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  • A work made of soft-paste porcelain, dark blue ground, polychrome enamels, and gilding.

Date:

1772

Artist:

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory
French, founded 1740
Painted by Françoise Joseph Aloncle (French, fl. c. 1758-1781)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Manufacture nationale de Sèvres (Manufacturer)

Title

Cup and Saucer

Place

Sèvres (Object made in)

Date

1772

Medium

Soft-paste porcelain, dark blue ground, polychrome enamels, and gilding

Dimensions

Cup: 6.4 × 7 cm (2 1/2 × 3 1/2 in.); Saucer: 3 × 13.7 cm (1 3/16 × 5 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Norman Chatain in memory of Professor Alfred Chatain

Reference Number

1959.477a-b

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