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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 painted...

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interlaced Ls enclosing date letter (illegible), painter's mark ca (partially abraded) below; in blue enamel; incised p.


By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

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Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

plateau de sucrier

French, 1767

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Soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels and gold




Ceramics, Porcelain