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Ecuelle stand

Soft-paste porcelain decorated with polychrome enamels and gold. Shaped stand decorated with rose ground fading to yellow near gilt border; at each side are two cartouches decorated with polychrome flowers framed with tooled gilt borders. Central reserve decorated with spray of polychrome flowers.

Marks

Mark: on base, in underglaze blue: interlaced Ls over painter's mark.

Credit Line

Gift of Rita and Frits Markus

French, about 1758

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1985.79

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain