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Écuelle

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Figural decoration by François-Joseph Aloncle (French, 1734–1781)
Decorator:
Gilded by Jean-Pierre Boulanger (1722–1785, active 1754–85)
Date:
1776
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
5 × 7 1/2 in. (12.7 × 19.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1894
Accession Number:
94.4.154a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing y (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1776); [2] Script N (decorator's mark for François-Joseph Aloncle)

Painted in gray enamel on underside: [3] Scrolling B (gilder's mark for Jean-Pierre Boulanger)
Henry G. Marquand (until 1894; to MMA)
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