Plate

Factory:
Doccia Porcelain Manufactory (Italian, 1737–1896)
Date:
ca. 1745
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.445.3
Not on view
The blue-and-white flower spray combines Kangxi and Meissen elements, while the stenciled technique is adapted from Isnik-inspired decoration of the sixteenth-century Florentine ("Medici") porcelain.
Marking: Unmarked
Duke di Pini di San Miniato (until 1979; sale, Christie's, New York, November 29, 1979, no. 229; sold to MMA)