Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of vases

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Gilded by Richard (French, active 1815–48)
Date:
1825
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (each): 12 1/2 × 9 in. (31.8 × 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.223.1, .2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 723
Marking: Printed in underglaze blue enamel on base of each: [1] Interlaced C's, Sevres / 25 below (Sèvres factory mark and date 1825)

Painted in gold enamel on base: [2] Script N... 25 (gilder's mark for Richard)

Incised on base of .1: [3] 23 10

Incised on base of .2: [4] 23 11; [5] script AD
[ Lorie, Inc. , 1926; sold to MMA ]
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