The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Thirty-five plaques and two trays mounted in a cabinet
  • Thirty-five plaques and two trays mounted in a cabinet
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Guillaume Noël (1734 - 1804), Painter, (C500f)
    Jean-Jacques Pierre (born 1745 - 1746), Painter, (C500g-r)
    Antoine-Toussaint Cornailles (1735 - 1812), Painter, (C500s-u)
    Dominique Joffroy, Painter, (C500y, aa-bb, dd-ee)
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1766 (plaques)
    1800 - 1899 (trays)
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • a-d, Object size: 8.9 x 11.2 x 0.5 cm
    e-f, Object size: 8.9 x 6.2 x 0.5 cm
    g-r, Object size: 10.8 x 11.2 x 0.5 cm
    s-x, Object size: 10.8 x 6.2 x 0.5 cm
    y-ff, Object size: 15.3 x 6.2 x 0.5 cm
    gg, Object size: 4.7 x 48 x 1.3 cm
    hh-ii, Object size: 5.7 x 21 x 1.3 cm
    jj, Object size: 21.2 x 0.6 cm
    kk, Object size: 21.5 x 0.7 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'N' the date letter for 1766
    Painter's mark: For Guillaume Noël
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'n' the date letter for 1766
    Painter's mark: 'P'' for Jean-Jacques Pierre
    Painter's mark: A quaver for Antoine-Toussaint Cornaille
    Painter's mark: 'P' probably for Dominique Joffroy, op. 1753-70
    Inscription: 'Sevre'
    Incised mark: '19'
    Incised mark: '35'
  • C500
  • Back State Room
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Poirier, 1766. Possibly Duke of Ancaster, Paris, after 1789, or by the 1st lord Gwydir; Grimsthorpe Castle, 1812; Edward Holmes Baldock, the Grimsthorpe sale, 20-1 May 1829, no.103; (trays added); Viscount Lowther, later 2nd Earl of Lonsdale, 1842; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, c.1856-7.