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Wall light (one of a pair)

Manufactory:
Possibly Chantilly (French) or
Manufactory:
Possibly Vincennes Manufactory (French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date:
ca. 1740
Culture:
French, possibly Chantilly or Vincennes
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
17 1/2 × 15 1/2 in. (44.5 × 39.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.360
Not on view
Marking: None
Baroness Mathilde von Goldschmidt-Rothschild and ; Baron Albert von Goldschmidt-Rothschild , Frankfurt ; Mrs. Meyer Sassoon , London ; Irwin Untermyer (by 1956–64; to MMA)
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