Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Basin

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
François Binet (active 1750–75)
Date:
1756/57
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
2 1/8 × 7 1/8 × 10 1/4 in. (5.4 × 18.1 × 26 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edward C. Post, 1930
Accession Number:
30.58.9
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing D in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1756);
[2] Roman capital letter T, small dot above (decorator's mark for Binet);

Location of marks:
All marks on underside
Wright E. Post ; Edward C. Post (until d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
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