Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate (assiette à palmes) (1 of 102) (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Possibly decorated by Edme François Bouillat père (French,1739/40–1810, active 1758–1800) o
Artist:
or Geneviève-Louise Bouillat (active 1776–98)
Decorator:
Gilded by Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux (French, active 1752–88)
Date:
1780
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number:
37.20.60
Not on view
Marking: PAinted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls flanked by CC and y (Sèvres factory mark, date letter for 1780, and decorator's mark for Edme François Bouillat père or Geneviève-Louise Bouillat)

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [2] Musical sharp sign (gilder's mark of Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux)

Incised on underside: [3] 34A
Emma T. Gary , New York (until 1937; bequeathed to MMA)
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