Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cup (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Gilded by Jean-Louis Moyez (French, active 1818–48)
Date:
1845
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
2 7/8 × 3 11/16 in. (7.3 × 9.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Sylvia Such, 1951
Accession Number:
51.187.4
Not on view
Marking: Printed in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crowned LP flanked by SEVRES 1845, in a circle (Sèvres factory mark and date 1845)

Printed in orange red on underside: [2] CHATEAU / DE / ST. CLOUD, a crown above, in a rayed circle (destination mark)

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [3] M (gilder's mark for Jean-Louis Moyez)

Illegible incised marks on underside
[ Art market , St. Cloud, before 1951 ] ; Miss Sylvia Such (until 1951; to MMA)
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