Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bowl (écuelle)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Decoration possibly by Philippe Xhrouuet (French, active 1750–75)
Decorator:
Decoration possibly by Jacques-François Micaud (French, active 1757–1810)
Date:
1768
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of W. B. Osgood Field, 1902
Accession Number:
02.5.28a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Writted in black ink sinde cover: Micauld/ 17

Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing P in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1768);
[2] A cross in blue enamel (decorator's mark for possibly Xhrouuet or Micaud);
[3] LF incised

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on underside
[3] on underside near foot rim
W. B. Osgood Field (until 1902; to MMA)
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