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Vase (vase Indien)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Vincent Taillandier (active 1753–90)
Date:
1760
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.231
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 529
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing G (Sèvres factory mark and date letter for 1760); [2] Fleur-de-lis (decorator's mark of Vincent Taillandier)
Madame la Princesse de Poix ; Mr. and Mrs. Deanne Johnson , Bel Air, California (until 1972; sale, Sotheby's, New York, December 9, 1972, no. 23; sold to MMA)
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