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Covered Sugar Bowl (Sucrier couvert)
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Item Details
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Culture
France, Vincennes, 18th century
Title
Covered Sugar Bowl (Sucrier couvert)
Work Type
Ceramic
Date
1745- 1748
Material
soft-paste porcelain with enamel decoration
Measurements
Part 1: 8.1 x 16.2 cm (3 3/16 x 6 3/8 in.)
Description
This covered bowl is one of the earliest surviving examples of Vincennes porcelain. Its decorations, particularly the lacey borders, show the influence of Meissen porcelain, but already, an individual note is struck in the extreme delicacy and coloristic restraint of the painting of the landscape scenes.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: Decorative Arts
Department: Decorative Art and Design
Gallery: 216A French and German
Provenance: formerly in the J. Pierpont Morgan collection; (Arnold Seligmann, Rey & Co., New York).
Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
1944.225_full.tif
SSID
24592909

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