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Title: Partial coffee service (Déjeuner “Culture et Récolte du cacao”)
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Pictorial decoration by Jean Charles Develly (French, 1783–1849 or 1862)
Gilded by Pierre Riton (active 1821–60)
Commissioned by Louis Philippe, King of France (French, Paris 1773–1850 Claremont, Surrey) for Queen Marie-Amélie
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels, gold
Coffeepot: overall (confirmed): 7 9/16 x 6 15/16 x 4 1/4 in. (19.2 x 17.6 x 10.8 cm);
Milk jug: overall (confirmed): 7 7/16 x 3 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (18.9 x 9.8 x 8.3 cm);
Sugar bowl: overall (confirmed): 5 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 4 1/16 in. (14.3 x 13.3 x 10.3 cm);
Tray: overall (confirmed): 3/4 x 17 3/4 x 13 11/16 in. (1.9 x 45.1 x 34.8 cm)
Credit Line: Purchase, The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund and Gift of Irwin Untermyer, by exchange, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.281.1a, b–.4
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