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Cup and saucer

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Cup has Rococo style single handle and two scenes probably inspired by Jean Pillement, which are charcoal-black transfer-printed. The saucer, also charcoal-black transfer-printed, repeats the main cup design on a larger scale and bears the signature "R.H.

Provenance

Anonymous Gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 10, 1965)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

English, about 1760

Object Place

England

Dimensions

5.7 x 7.8 x 5.6 cm (2 1/4 x 3 1/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.426a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with transfer-printed and painted enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain