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Marroniere (Chestnut bowl) with cover and stand

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Quatrfoil shape, decorated on a white ground with polychrome emblems and blue and gilt foliate motifs. With pierced cover on attached stand.

Marks

Interlaced Ls enclosing date letter "n", painter's mark "cursive L" below, all in blue enamel; incised "SP" mark.

Credit Line

Gift of Michele Beiny in memory of her grandfather HannsWeinberg

French, 1766

Object Place

France

Dimensions

13.97 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1981.740a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain, colored enamels, gilding

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain