The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Plateau 'du roi' of the second size, gobelet 'Hébert' et soucoupe of the second size and pot à sucre
  • Tea Service
  • Plateau 'du roi' of the second size, gobelet 'Hébert' et soucoupe of the second size and pot à sucre
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • François-Joseph Aloncle (1734 - 1781), Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1761
  • Soft-paste porcelain and enamel, painted and gilded
  • Tray, C387, Size: 24.6 x 17.4 cm
    Cup, C388, Height: 6 cm
    Saucer, C388, Diameter: 13.4 cm
    Sugar bowl and cover, C389, Height: 9 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'I' the date letter for 1761 Painted
    Painter's mark: 'N' for François-Joseph Aloncle
    Incised mark: '60'
    Incised mark: '3' or a reversed 3
    Incised mark: 'gp'
    Incised mark: 'I'
  • C387-9
  • Back State Room
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  • Tea service decorated with a rose ground overlaid with marbling in blue enamel, carmine caillouté patterns and sablé gilding. Painted in white reserves with birds in landscapes. The reserves are edged with a gilded band.