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Quatrefoil Teacup and saucer


Painted in underglaze blue: "1754./ W. [for Winogradov]".


1964, probably the cup and saucer sold at Sotheby & Co., London, 7 July, lot 42 (as "property of Monsieur Woldemar Wehrlin"); purchased at that sale by Leon Grinberg [see note 1]; by 1965, Thorton R. Wilson (1886-1977); 1965, lent by him to the MFA; 1983, bequest of Thornton R. Wilson to the MFA. [1] Handwritten note from Errol Manners, E & H Manners, London, to Jeffrey Munger (in curatorial file).

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Russian, 1754

Object Place

St. Petersburg, Russia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Porcelain painted in puce and gold




Ceramics, Porcelain