The Wallace Collection

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Plateau 'Courteille' (or plateau 'de chiffonière')
  • Tray mounted in a table
  • Plateau 'Courteille' (or plateau 'de chiffonière')
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • André-Vincent Vielliard (1717 - 1790), Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1759 - 1760
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Object size: 31.9 x 25.6 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls, with a dot beneath, enclosing 'G' the date letter for 1759-1760
    Painter's mark: The symbol for André-Vincent Vielliard
    Incised mark: Indecipherable
  • C490
  • Oval Drawing Room
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  • Tray mounted in table F329 in the nineteenth century, decorated with rose and green ground colours, and painted in a coloured reserve with a Teniers scene. The green ground, highlighted with gilding, forms a cartouche of scrolls tied with blue-ribbon bows round the reserve there are green scrolls along the outer edges.