Bowl with cover (écuelle) and tray, Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present), Soft-paste porcelain, French, Sèvres

Bowl with cover (écuelle) and tray

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Pierre-Joseph Rosset (French, active 1753–99)
Date:
1784
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (écuelle [.151a, b]): 3 15/16 in. (10 cm); Length (tray [.152]): 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.151a, b, .152
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing gg in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1784);
[2] Hatchet in blue enamel (decorator's mark for Rosset);
[3] Script P incised

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on underside of bowl and tray
[3] on underside of tray
R. Thornton Wilson (by 1949–50; to MMA)