The Wallace Collection

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Gobelet et soucoupe 'enfoncé' of the second size
  • Cup and Socketed Saucer
  • Gobelet et soucoupe 'enfoncé' of the second size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Jacques Fontaine (1735 - 1807), Painter
    Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux (born 1730), Gilder
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1776
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Cup, Height: 7.2 cm
    Saucer, Height: 3.2 cm
    Saucer, Diameter: 12.3 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'y' the date letter for 1776 Painted
    Painter's mark: A cross of dots for Jacques Fontaine Painted
    Gilder's mark: '#' for Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux In gilding
    Incised mark: 'ga'
  • C446
  • Study
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Further Reading
  • Acquired by Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford, by 1842.