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Cup and Saucer (gobelet litron et soucoupe)
Cup and Saucer (gobelet litron et soucoupe)
Date:
1788
Location:
Legion of Honor
Porcelain Gallery
Century:
Media:
Hard-paste Porcelain
Dimensions:
6.5 x 8.9 cm (2 9/16 x 3 1/2 in.) (cup); 2.9 x 13.7 cm (1 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.) (saucer)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Woolhara Trading Company, London

Accession Number:
2014.79.2a-b
Acquisition Date:
2014-10-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Ronald F. Schwarz in memory of Michael Barcun

Exhibition History:

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

acid green ground with arabesques
Decorated by Nicolas Sinsson (active 1773–1795)
Gilded by A.-J. Foinet, called La France (active 1776–1828); Date letter II