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Plate from the Arabesque Service

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

Date:

1785

Artist:

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory
French, founded 1740
Designed by Louis Le Masson (French, 1743–1829)
Painted by Jacques Fontaine (French, active 1752–1800)
Gilded by Louis-Francois L’Ecot (French, active 1761–64, 1772–1800)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Manufacture nationale de Sèvres (Manufacturer)

Title

Plate from the Arabesque Service

Place

France (Object made in)

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1785

Medium

Soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels, and gilding

Dimensions

2.4 × 23.9 cm (15/16 × 9 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of The Lester B. Knight Charitable Trust through The Antiquarian Society of The Art Institute of Chicago

Reference Number

2000.102

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