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Cup and Saucer (gobelet litron et soucoupe)
Cup and Saucer (gobelet litron et soucoupe)
Date:
1779
Location:
Legion of Honor
Porcelain Gallery
Century:
Media:
Hard-paste Porcelain
Dimensions:
5.9 x 7.9 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.) (cup); 2.7 x 12.4 cm (1 1/16 x 4 7/8 in.) (saucer)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

John Whitehead, London

Accession Number:
2012.23.2a-b
Acquisition Date:
2012-06-12
Credit Line:

Gift of Ronald F. Schwarz in memory of Michael Barcun

Exhibition History:

"Porcelain GIfts from the Ronald F. Schwarz Collection" 2015-2016

caramel ground with gold/ platinum design
Decorated by Louis-Antoine Le Grand fils (active 1776-1817)
Gilded by Henri-Martin Prévost (active 1757–1797); Date letterBB