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Vase with cover (probably vase à bâtons rompus)

Manufactory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Charles Nicolas Dodin (French, Versailles 1734–1803 Sèvres)
Artist:
After a painting by Jean Honoré Fragonard (French, Grasse 1732–1806 Paris)
Date:
1771
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 18 1/2 in. (47 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number:
58.75.115a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing S (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1771); [2] K (decorator's mark for Charles Nicolas Dodin)

Incised on underside: [3] co [?] 3o (unidentified)
Sir Charles Mills, Baronet , London ; The Lords Hillingdon , London (until 1936) ; Duveen Brothers ; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation (until 1958; to MMA)
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