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Salad bowl (saladier) (one of six) (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Artist:
Possibly decorated by Edme François Bouillat père (French,1739/40–1810, active 1758–1800)
Artist:
or possibly by Geneviève-Louise Bouillat (active 1776–98)
Date:
1780
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
3 1/4 × 10 3/8 in. (8.3 × 26.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number:
37.20.37
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls flanked by cc and y (Sèvres factory mark, date letter for 1780, and decorator's mark for Edme François Vouillat père or Genviève-Louise Bouillat)

Incised on underside: [2] 19
Emma T. Gary (until 1937; to MMA)
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