Covered Bowl and Stand (Ecuelle de la toilette)

A work made of hard-paste porcelain, underglaze dark blue ground,  black enamel, and gilding.
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  • A work made of hard-paste porcelain, underglaze dark blue ground,  black enamel, and gilding.

Date:

1784

Artist:

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory
French, founded 1740
Painted by Nicolas-Pierre Pithou (French, active 1759/60-1767, 1769-1795, 1814-1818)

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European Decorative Art

Artist

Manufacture nationale de Sèvres

Title

Covered Bowl and Stand (Ecuelle de la toilette)

Origin

Sèvres

Date

1784

Medium

Hard-paste porcelain, underglaze dark blue ground, black enamel, and gilding

Dimensions

Bowl and cover: H. 11.5 cm (4 9/16 in.); Bowl: L. 20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.); Stand: diam. 27.5 cm (10 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society, Mrs. Rudy L. Ruggles in memory of her husband, Antiques Show Fund, and Canada Trip Fund

Reference Number

1993.343a-c

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