The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Two Boîtes à poudre, Two pots à pommade, Two boîtes à mouches, porte brosse, and à dessus de vergett
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  • Two Boîtes à poudre, Two pots à pommade, Two boîtes à mouches, porte brosse, and à dessus de vergett
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Probably Jean-Claude Chambellan Duplessis, the Elder (1695 - 1774), Designer
    Probably Dominique Joffroy, Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1763
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Two Powder Boxes, C458-9, Object size: 10.2 x 13.3 cm
    Two Pomade Pots, C460-1, Object size: 10.8 x 8.3 cm
    Two Patch Boxes, C462-3, Object size: 5.8 x 7.6 cm
    Brush Back, C464, Object size: 16.8 x 7.6 cm
    Brush Handle, C465, Length: 7.6 cm
  • Factory mark: interlaced Ls enclosing 'K', the date letter for 1763 Painted
    Painter's mark: a scrolling 'P', probably for Dominique Joffroy, op. 1753-70 Painted
    Incised mark: a reversed '3'
  • C458-65
  • Back State Room
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  • Jean-Antoine Rouveau (dealer) from Sèvres, 1767; Queen Lovisa Ulrica of Sweden; by descent to Princess Sophia Albertina; A. Joseph sale, Christie's, London, 16/03/1871, lot 418; bought Durlacher; acquired Sir Richard Wallace from Durlacher, 28/02/1872.