Saucer (part of a service), Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present), Soft-paste porcelain, French, Sèvres

Saucer (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Shipping scenes decorated by Jean-Louis Morin (French, active 1754–87)
Decorator:
Gilded by Étienne-Henry Le Guay (French, active 1748–49, 1751–97)
Date:
1775
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number:
58.75.108
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing x (Sèvres factory mark and date letter for 1775); [2] Script M (decorator's mark for Jean-Louis Morin)

Incised on underside: [3] OC
The Lords Hillingdon , London ; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation (until 1958; to MMA)