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Cup with cover

Factory:
Vienna
Factory director:
Du Paquier period (1718–1744)
Date:
ca. 1725
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (with cover): 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm); Diameter: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1940
Accession Number:
40.65.8a, b
Not on view
Derived from French ornament, Laub- und Bandelwerk was used by artists working in many different media. It is often found either molded or engraved in silver, such as on the French beaker [48.187.101], but porcelain enabled the introduction of brilliant color. On the porcelain beaker, the fluted form is highlighted by alternating pendant ornaments, a technique also found on the silver example.
Marking: Unmarked
Berta Floderer-Herzfelder , Vienna (in 1928) ; Anton Redlich , Vienna (by 1933–40; sale, Kende Galleries, New York, April 5–6, 1940, no. 61; sold to MMA)
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