Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Tea caddy

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Decorator:
Decoration in the style of Antoine Watteau (French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1894
Accession Number:
94.4.32a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside: Crossed swords, dot between hilts (Meissen factory mark)
Henry G. Marquand (until 1894; to MMA)
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