Plate, Faience (tin-glazed earthenware), French, Nevers

Plate

Date:
ca. 1675
Culture:
French, Nevers
Medium:
Faience (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1797
On View Gallery
The decoration of birds and bouquets of Near Eastern flowers is inspired by Turkish pottery.
Marking: Unmarked
Gaston Le Breton (before 1910) ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)