Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cup with cover (pot à jus)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Jean-Nicolas Le Bel (French, active 1765–93)
Date:
1771
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. William C. Breed, 1964
Accession Number:
64.174.59a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing S (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1771); [2] LB (decorator's mark for Jean-Nicolas Le Bel)
Mrs. William C. Breed (until 1964; to MMA)
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