Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Saucer (Soucoupe)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George Clinton Gênet, in memory of "Citizen" Edmond Charles Gênet, 1909
Accession Number:
09.129.6 b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing ee in blue enamel (factory mark and year letter for 1782)
[2] Script l in blue enamel (decorator's mark)
[3] .F. in gold (gilder's mark)

Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crowned crossed Ls enclosing ee in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter); [2] Script I (decorator's mark).

Painted in gold on underside. .F. (gilder's mark for Fallot)
Mrs. George Clinton Gênet (until 1909; to MMA)
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