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Cup and saucer

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Chinese for export. molded scalloped edges with pink & orange floral border. In center of saucer & on curving sides of cup: group of 4 figures in grisaille with flesh-color against landscape background. Chipped.

Provenance

By 1941, the Winfield Foundation; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation

about 1775

Object Place

China for export

Dimensions

3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.857a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain