Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Charles Nicolas Dodin (French, Versailles 1734–1803 Sèvres)
Date:
1768
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 4 13/16 in. (12.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.370
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing P (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1768); [2] roman K (decorator's mark for Charles Nicolas Dodin)

Incised on underside: [3] script M
Sarah Green Walters , New York (until 1941; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 23–26, 1941, no. 639; sold for $325); Irwin Untermyer (by 1956–64; to MMA)
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