Potpourri vase with candleholders (pot-pourri à bobêche) (one of a pair)

Factory: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Modeler: Attributed to Jean-Claude Duplessis (French, ca. 1695–1774, active 1748–74)
Decorator: Figural decoration probably by Charles Nicolas Dodin (French, Versailles 1734–1803 Sèvres)
Decorator: Flower decoration attributed to Pierre-Louis-Philippe (Armand II, called le jeune) (French, working 1746–88, died 1788)
Date: 1759–60
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): 9 1/2 x 6 1/16 x 3 5/8 in. (24.1 x 15.4 x 9.2 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 58.75.95

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