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Center painting on black round reserve, cupid riding dragon in wheeled tub, surrounded by outer gilt scroll work on indian red, flanked by rims of blue and gilding, mounted in picture frame.

Marks

Shield in underglaze blue; impressed year mark 804; A/805. in red enamel; 99 on paper label.

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

Austrian (Vienna), 1804

Object Place

Sorgenthal Period

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 24.6 cm (1 5/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2113

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics