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Bouillon Double Handle Bowl with Cover and Round Stand. Bowl and cover each with 2 reserves decorated with flowers, handles on bowl of lilies of the valley. Stand with 3 reserves and round center one, all decor with flowers blue ground, gilt leafage decor

Marks

Both pieces: anchor in red enamel

Provenance

By 1943, with Jas. A. Lewis & Son, New York; December 31, 1943, sold by Jas. A. Lewis & Son Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Italian, 1770–80

Dimensions

Overall (covered bowl): 14.4 x 17.4 x 14 cm (5 11/16 x 6 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Other (stand): 3 x 22.8 cm (1 3/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

65.2179a-c

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with underglaze blue, colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain