The Wallace Collection

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Gobelet et soucoupe 'enfoncé' of the first size
  • Covered Cup and Socketed Saucer
  • Gobelet et soucoupe 'enfoncé' of the first size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Jean-Louis Morin (1732 - 1787), Painter
    Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux (born 1730), Gilder
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1777
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Cup and cover, Height: 12 cm
    Saucer, Height: 3.9 cm
    Saucer, Diameter: 15 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls with 'Z' the date letter for 1777 Painted in brown
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls
    Painter's mark: 'M' for Jean-Louis Morin
    Gilder's mark: '#' for Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux Painted in gilding
    Incised mark: '6' and '48' on the cup
    Incised mark: '6'
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  • Possibly acquired by Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford, by 1842.