The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Eight plaques mounted in a secrétaire
  • Eight plaques mounted in a secrétaire
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Edme-François Bouilliat (1739 - 1810), Painter, (C502a)
    Michel-Gabriel Commelin (1746 - 1802), Painter, (C502b-e)
    Jacques-François-Louis de Laroche (1740 - 1800), Painter, (C502h)
    Jean-Baptiste-Emmanuel Vandé (1716 - 1779), Gilder, (C502h)
    Jean-Pierre Boulanger (1722 - 1785), Gilder, (C502h)
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1775 - 1776
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • a, Object size: 37.5 x 1.3 cm
    b-e, Object size: 10 x 10 x 0.6 cm
    f-g, Object size: 16.5 x 13.8 x 11.5 cm
    h, Object size: 13.6 x 18.1 x 2 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls and 'Y' the date letter for 1776
    Painter's mark: 'Y' for Edme-(or Etienne) François Bouilliat
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls flanked by 'Y' the date letter for 1776
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'X' the date letter for 1775
    Painter's mark: 'cm' for Michel-Gabriel Commelin
    Inscription: '18' possibly donating the price in livres
    Mark: Interlaced Ls
    Painter's mark: 'h' for Jacques-François-Louis de Laroche In pink enamel and gilding
    Gilder's mark: 'VD' for Jean-Baptiste-Emmanuel Vandé In gilding
    Gilder's mark: 'B' for Jean-Pierre Boulanger In purple
  • C502
  • Oval Drawing Room
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Further Reading
  • Possibly Poirier and Daguerre, 1775-1776. Pembroke sale, Christie's, 5-13 May 1851, no. 434; Samuel Mawson, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.