Vase with cover (vase de coté de Paris) (one of a pair), Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present), Soft-paste porcelain, French, Sèvres

Vase with cover (vase de coté de Paris) (one of a pair)

Manufactory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Modeler:
Pierre-Adrien Paris (French, 1747–1819)
Decorator:
Pictorial decoration attributed to Jean-Louis Morin (French, active 1754–87)
Decorator:
Decoration of trophies attributed to Nicholas Petit (Petit l'aîne) (active 1756–1806)
Decorator:
Probably gilded by Étienne-Henry Le Guay (French, active 1748–49, 1751–97)
Date:
ca. 1775
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 12 7/8 in. (32.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number:
58.75.77a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 529
Marking: Painted in purplish gray enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls (Sèvres factory mark); [2] Script LG (probably gilder's mark for Étienne-Henry Le Guay)
The Lords Hillingdon , London ; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation (until 1958; to MMA)