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Plate

Medallion in center, with portrait of Jean de la Bruyère. Inscribed on back: La Bruyère (Jean de) Litterateur. né près Dourdan en 1639. =hand-drawn marks= (gilt); (inscribed in a circle gray).

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

1851

Object Place

France

Accession Number

01.6371

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain