The Wallace Collection

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Soucoupe of the goblet 'litron' of the first size
  • Saucer
  • Soucoupe of the goblet 'litron' of the first size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Nicolas-Pierre Pithou (1750 - 1818), Painter
    Etienne-Henry Le Guay, The Elder (1719 - 1799), Gilder
  • Sèvres, France
  • c. 1779
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Diameter: 14.8 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls Painted in mauvish grey
    Gilder's mark: 'LG' for Etienne-Henry Le Guay Painted in mauvish grey
    Incised mark: '43a'
  • C351
  • Study
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Duchesse du Mazarin, 1779; Probably Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford, by 1842.