The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Cuvette à fleurs 'Courteille' of the third size
  • Pair of Flower Vases
  • Cuvette à fleurs 'Courteille' of the third size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Probably Jean-Claude Chambellan Duplessis, the Elder (1695 - 1774), Designer
    Antoine Caton (1726 - 1800), Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1761
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • C208, Object size: 12.4 x 23.3 cm
    C209, Object size: 12.3 x 23.8 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'H' the date letter for 1761 Painted, indistinct
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls
    Painter's mark: ٭ for Antoine Caton Painted, indistinct
    Incised mark: 'Li'
  • C208-9
  • Back State Room
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Further Reading
  • Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, by 1865.