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Pair of flower pots (caisses carrés)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Charles-Louis Méreaud (French, active 1756–80)
Date:
1759
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (each): 5 5/8 × 4 1/8 × 4 1/8 in. (14.3 × 10.5 × 10.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Barbara Lowe Fallass, 1964
Accession Number:
64.159.2a, b, .3a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing G in blue on .2a (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1759);
[2] Crossed Ls in blue on .3a (Sèvres factory mark);
[3] A comma in blue on both (decorator's mark for Charles-Louis Méreaud)
Mrs. Barbara Lowe Fallass (until 1964; to MMA)
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