The Wallace Collection

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Vase 'octogone' presumably of the second size
  • Pair of Vases
  • Vase 'octogone' presumably of the second size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Jean-Nicolas Le Bel (1749 - 1816), Painter
    Etienne-Henry Le Guay, The Elder (1719 - 1799), Gilder
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1773
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Object size: 30 x 15.1 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'U' the date letter for 1773
    Painter's mark: 'LB' for Jean-Nicolas Le Bel Indistinct
    Gilder's mark: 'LG' for Etienne-Henry Le Guay
  • C316-17
  • Study
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Further Reading
  • Possibly acquired by Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford, by 1842.