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Item Details
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Culture
France, Sinceny, 18th century
Title
Writing Stand
Work Type
Ceramic
Date
1746
Material
Tin- glazed earthenware (faience) wth enamel decoration
Measurements
Overall: 17.2 x 26.9 x 17.8 cm (6 3/4 x 10 9/16 x 7 in.)
Description
The faience factory at Sinceny was an offshoot of that at Rouen. In style, Sinceny closely resembles later Rouen wares with polychrome decoration. The stylized flowers and insects which decorate this writing stand are entirely typical of Sinceny faience.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: Decorative Arts
Department: Decorative Art and Design
Gallery: 216A French and German
Provenance: R. Henry Norweb, Cleveland, Ohio.
The Norweb Collection
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
1963.516_full.tif
SSID
24610561

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