Pair with 1983.44. Bust of Louis XV in white biscuit, fits onto molded tapering royal blue glazed pedestal with gold and white mouldings.
Stands: Interlaced Ls in Gold
By 1964, R. Thornton Wilson, New York [see note 1]; 1983, bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson. (Accession date: January 12, 1983) NOTES:  From 1964 until the time it was made a gift, this object, and MFA object 1983.44, were on loan to the MFA by R. Thornton Wilson.
Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson
French, about 1760
- Made at Sèvres Manufactory, France
Overall: 26.4 x 12.7 x 10.2 cm (10 3/8 x 5 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste biscuit porcelain (bust); soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration (pedestal)