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Pair of small round saucers scalloped ajouré borders, centers decorated with sprays of flowers, border coloring of green and rose. Dec. by Veure Perrin

Marks

conflated VP in black enamel on underside

Provenance

By 1965, 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

French, about 1761–64

Object Place

Marseille, France

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 13.6 cm (1 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2019

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware