Vase with cover (vase à dauphins)

Manufactory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Decoration attributed to Charles Nicolas Dodin (French, Versailles 1734–1803 Sèvres)
Date:
ca. 1765–70
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 13 1/4 in. (33.7cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number:
58.75.67a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 529
Inscription: Printed sticker: HILLINGDON - 173/Painted by DODIN/(1754–1803)/Gilding by Prevost/(1754–1793)

Marking: Incised in glaze inside foot ring: PT (unidentified)
The Lords Hillingdon (until 1936) ; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation (until 1958; to MMA)