Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sugar bowl with cover

Factory:
Mennecy
Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
French, Mennecy
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
4 3/8 × 6 1/8 in. (11.1 × 15.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.131a, b
Not on view
Marking: Incised on underside: D V P N ° [illegible]
Mme. Helen Dupuy (until 1948; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 2–3, 1948, no. 82; sold for $450 to Wilson); R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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