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Part of set with Ewer (65.1934). Soft paste. Kakiemon decorative branch and flower motif of chrysanthemum and rocks; brown painted scalloped edge; floral decoration on inside and out, 2 flying butterflies. Rounded bowl of ewer, cylindrical neck small protruding spout applied handle with painted...

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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, about 1730–40

Dimensions

Overall (basin): 5.9 x 18.1 cm (2 5/16 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1933

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain