Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate (Assiette à palmes) (1 of 102) (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Nicolas Bulidon (French, active 1763–92)
Decorator:
Gilded by Étienne-Gabriel Girard (French, active 1762–1800)
Decorator:
and Henry-Martin Prévost (French, active 1757–97)
Date:
1786
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diam. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number:
37.20.215
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing ii in blue (factory mark and year letter)
[2] Script B.u. in blue (decorator's mark)
[3] Gi in gold (gilder's mark)
[4] HP (largely effaced) in gold (gilder's mark)
[5] 33 incised
Emma T. Gary (until 1937; to MMA)
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