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Jardiniere

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Shaped elliptical body horizontally on molded base; scalloped edge with modeled grips in rococo style; lined with blue and gilt; floral painting and cupids and doves.

Marks

Interlaced Ls enclosing date letter "I", an unidentified painter's mark below, all in blue enamel. Incised PN and R

Provenance

S. Lion Fils, Paris (dealer); from whom purchased by Dudley Leavitt Pickman

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman

French, 1761

Object Place

France

Dimensions

14 x 27 cm (5 1/2 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.128

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain, colored enamels, gilding.

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain