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Plate (one of a pair)

Artist:
After a design by Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer (French, Lille 1636–1699 London)
Date:
ca. 1735–40
Culture:
Chinese
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm.); Diam. 15 in. (38.1 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Helena Woolworth McCann Collection, Purchase, Winfield Foundation Gift, 1962
Accession Number:
62.187.2
Not on view
The beautifully painted flower baskets on these two dishes derive from French engravings based on the work of Jean Baptiste Monnoyer (1634-1699). On the back of each dish are the arms of a Scottish family named French from Berwickshire.
[ Antique Porcelain Co. , New York, 1962 ]
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