Soup plate

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Gilded by Jean-Louis Moyez (French, active 1818–48)
Date:
1838
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 1/2 in. (24.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Ann Payne Foundation Inc., 1962
Accession Number:
62.86.1
Not on view
Marking: Printed in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crowned LP, SEVRES 1838, in a circle (Sèvres factory mark and date 1838)

Printed in orange-red enamel on underside: [2] CHATEAU / DE / ST. CLOUD, in a rayed circle (destination mark)

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [3] M (gilder's mark for Jean-Louis Moyez)

Illegible incised mark [4] on underside
Château de Saint Cloud (Hauts-de-Seine) ; Mary Ann Payne Foundation, Inc. (until 1962; to MMA)