Stand, Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present), Hard-paste porcelain, French, Sèvres

Stand

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
François Antoine Pfeiffer (French, active 1771–1800)
Decorator:
Nicolas Sinsson (French, active 1773–1795)
Maker:
Gilded by Henri-François Vincent (active 1753–1806)
Date:
ca. 1777–85
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 3 × 24 1/4 × 18 1/2 in. (7.6 × 61.6 × 47 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The F.O. Matthiessen Collection, Gift of Mrs. Emma Matthiessen, in memory of her husband, 1904
Accession Number:
04.6.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 899
Inscription: Inscribed in red on underside of tray: N 339

Marking: [1] Crowned crossed foliate Ls in gold (factory mark)
[2] Crossed branches in gold (decorator's mark)
[3] 2000 in gold (gilder's mark)
F. O. Matthiessen ; Emma Matthiessen (until 1904) ; [ sale, Hôtel Drouot , Paris, June 8, 1911, no. 2 ]