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Plate

Date:
ca. 1775
Culture:
French, Sinceny
Medium:
Faience (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 11/16 in. (24.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Joan Bergère Drayton, 1967
Accession Number:
67.26
Not on view
Inscription: Stickers on underside: [1] TAILLEUR FILS & CIE / Paris France / Made in France / Mod. 1037 ETIL (inscribed in ink, over label: Bensimon / Thornton / Wilson / New-York); [2] MUSEE DES ARTS DECORATIFS (inscribed in ink in center: [mark] / Tumin / 69; [3] COLLECTION / PAUL BLANCAN / No. 190; [4] Collection / Henri Gautier; [5] COLLECTION A BISSET [surmounted by an owl]; [6] MUSÉE DES ARTS DÉCORATIFS • EXPOSITION 1932 • / No. 2334; [7] Collection Tumin * Paris * No ____ * [around permiter of winged female bust]; [8] Wilson / L. 65.67; [9] 8120226

Marking: None
Paul Blancan (until 1924; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, November 19, 1924, no. 270; sold to Gautier for Fr. 6300); Henri Gautier , Paris (1924–29; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 3–4, 1929, no. 179; sold for FF 21,000); Tumin (until 1936; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, June 11, 1936, no. 86; sold for FF 10,500); A. Bisset ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1967; to MMA)
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