The Wallace Collection

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Gobelet 'Bouillard' et soucoupe of the first size, Pot à sucre 'bouret' of the first size and Théièr
  • Cup and Saucer, Sugar Bowl and Teapot
  • Gobelet 'Bouillard' et soucoupe of the first size, Pot à sucre 'bouret' of the first size and Théièr
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Louis-Gabriel Chulot (1736 - 1824), Painter, C415-6
    Jean-Baptiste-Emmanuel Vandé (1716 - 1779), Gilder, C415-6
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1775
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Cup, C414, Height: 6.1 cm
    Saucer, C414, Diameter: 13.4 cm
    Teapot and cover, C416, Height: 12.1 cm
    Sugar bowl and cover, C415, Height: 11.8 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'x' the date letter for 1775
    Painter's mark: Semi-quavers for Louis Gabriel Chulot
    Gilder's mark: 'VD' for Jean-Baptiste-Emmanuel Vandé
    Incised mark: 'cd' and '60' (?)
    Incised mark: 'da'
    Incised mark: 'MC'
    Incised mark: A cross-potent
  • C414-16
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  • Decorated with a pale blue pointillé ground and painted in white reserves with trophies representing military and pastoral music. The spout of the teapot is painted with flowers. The reserves are edged with gilded bands; and the handle of the teapot is gilded with lambrequin motifs.