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Tureen with cover

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
François Antoine Pfeiffer (French, active 1771–1800)
Decorator:
Nicolas Sinsson (French, active 1773–1795)
Decorator:
Gilded by Henri-François Vincent (active 1753–1806)
Date:
ca. 1777–85
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 14 in. (35.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The F.O. Matthiessen Collection, Gift of Mrs. Emma Matthiessen, in memory of her husband, 1904
Accession Number:
04.6.3a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in gold enamel on underside: [1] Crowned crossed foliate Ls (Sèvres factory mark); [2] Script f (decorator's mark for François Antoine Pfeiffer); [3] 2000 (gilder's mark for Henri-François Vincent)
F. O. Matthiessen ; Emma Matthiessen (until 1904) ; [ Hôtel Drouot , June 8, 1911, no. 2 ]
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