The Wallace Collection

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Vase 'pot pourri gondole' and vase 'a tête d'éléphant' of the first size
  • Garniture of Three Vases
  • Vase 'pot pourri gondole' and vase 'a tête d'éléphant' of the first size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Attributed to Jean-Claude Chambellan Duplessis, the Elder (1695 - 1774), Designer
    Probably Charles-Nicolas Dodin (1734 - 1803), Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1758
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • C248, Object size: 38.1 x 36.1 cm
    C249, Object size: 39.3 x 28.5 cm
    C250, Object size: 38.8 x 28.7 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls and 'E' the date letter for 1758
    Label: '280' Printed
    Inscription: '23' In red wax
  • C248-50
  • Back State Room
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  • Possibly Madame de Pompadour, 20/09/1759. Acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.