Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Tray

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:
Width: 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of W. B. Osgood Field, 1902
Accession Number:
02.5.29
Not on view
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] S h incised

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

Plate (assiette à palmes)

Artist: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present) Date: 1771 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 64.174.4 On view in:Not on view

Coffee and tea service (déjeuner chinois réticulé)

Artist: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present) Date: 1855–61 Medium: Hard-paste porcelain Accession: 69.193.1–.11 On view in:Gallery 556

Flower vase (cuvette à fleurs Courteille) (one of a pair)

Artist: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present) Date: ca. 1760–61 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 1974.356.591a, b On view in:Gallery 529

Flower vase (cuvette Mahon)

Artist: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present) Date: ca. 1757–60 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 1974.356.592 On view in:Not on view

Flower pot (vase hollandois)

Artist: possibly Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present) Date: possibly 1757 Medium: Soft-paste porcelain Accession: 1974.356.588a, b On view in:Not on view