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Table

Maker:
Jean-François Leleu (1729–1807, master 1764)
Factory:
Porcelain plaques by Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Decorated by Jean-Jacques Pierre the Younger (French, active 1763–1800)
Decorator:
Decorated by Guillaume Noël (French, active 1755–1807)
Decorator:
Decorated by Jacques Fontaine (French, born 1735)
Decorator:
Decorated by Drand
Date:
ca. 1780–90
Culture:
French, Paris and Sèvres
Medium:
Tulipwood, Sèvres porcelain, gilt bronze, leather, silk moiré
Dimensions:
Overall: 30 3/4 × 70 1/2 × 34 3/4 in. (78.1 × 179.1 × 88.3 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.7.116
Not on view
Signature: Stamped underneath at right: J.F. LELEU

Inscription: Inside right hand drawer, modern sticker, with chamfered corners: C.4659

Inside right hand drawer is pasted a typed label giving description and publications of piece.

Marking: Several Sèvres plaques have date letters M for 1765 and N for 1766.
reputedly Comtesse du Barry ; Count Demidoff (until 1880; sale, San Donato Palace, Florence, 1880, no. 1534) ; Baron Alfred de Rothschild (until 1884; sale, London, no. 102) ; Almina, Countess of Carnarvon (by 1927) ; Jules S. Bache , New York (until d. 1944; to MMA)
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