The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Possibly gobelet 'couvert' of the first size and soucoupe 'litron' of the second size
  • Cup and Saucer
  • Possibly gobelet 'couvert' of the first size and soucoupe 'litron' of the second size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Louis-Denis Armand The Elder, cup
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1760 - 1761 (with replacement saucer)
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Cup, Height: 7 cm
    Saucer, Diameter: 14 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls (foliate on the cup) enclosing 'h' the date letter for 1760-1761
    Painter's mark: The crescent associated with Louis-Denis Armand The Elder
    Incised mark: A reversed 'S'
    Incised mark: 'I'
  • C368
  • Back State Room
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  • Acquired by Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford, by 1842.