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Fruit dish

Also see 65.1820-39. The shallow stand has sloping sides and an undulating rim. Irregularly shaped white circles outlined in gold and painted with red dots are reserved on a blue (blue Fallot) ground, which is decorated with circles of gilt dots (fond Taillandier). The shaped reserves are...

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Marks

interlaced Ls enclosing date letter O, painter's mark ca below in blue enamel; incised mark.

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, 1767

Accession Number

65.1826

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels and gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain