Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fruit dish (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Guillaume Noël (French, active 1755–1807)
Date:
1771
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm.); W. 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number:
37.20.182
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing S in gray, partly fired out (factory mark and year letter)
[2] Zodiacal sign for Libra in gray (decorator's mark)
[3] Script LV (?) incised
Emma T. Gary (until 1937; to MMA)
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