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Sweetmeat dish

Factory director:
Du Paquier period (1718–1744)
ca. 1730
Austrian, Vienna
Hard-paste porcelain
Overall (confirmed): 3 3/8 x 9 11/16 x 4 3/8 in. (8.6 x 24.6 x 11.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Heinrich Rothberger , Vienna (until November 1938; seized by the Nazi mayor of Vienna; 1938/39, put in the inventory of the seized Viennese collections ["Zentraldepotkartei"] as Nr. 14 of the Heinrich Rothberger collection; October 12, 1940, bought by Staatliche Kunstgewerbemuseum Wien [today MAK] from Heinrich Rothberger via his lawyer Dr. Camillo Limpens and put in its inventory as H.I. 29.402, Ke 7737); Staatliche Kunstgewerbemuseum, Vienna (1940–October 29, 1947; restituted to Heinrich Rothberger, who probably sent it to Glüeckselig & Son, New York); [ Max Glüeckselig , New York, after 1947–50; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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