The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Broc 'Roussel'; jatte 'ovale à bord de relief'
  • Jug and Basin
  • Broc 'Roussel'; jatte 'ovale à bord de relief'
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Charles-Nicolas Dodin (1734 - 1803), Painter
  • Sèvres, France
  • 1757 - 1758
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Jug, C452, Height: 19.1 cm
    Basin, C453, Object size: 9.7 x 31.9 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'E' the date letter for 1757-1758 Painted
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls enclosing 'e' the date letter for 1757-1758
    Painter's mark: 'K' for Charles-Nicolas Dodin Painted
    Mark: Two dots In underglaze blue enamel
    Incised mark: 'Ph'
  • C452-3
  • Back State Room
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  • Decorated with an underglaze blue ground overlaid with caillouté gilding and and painted in white reserves with cherubs on clouds and trophies of Love and the Arts. The reserves are edged with gilded scrolls and flowers, and those surrounding the cherub scenes have additional cartouches filled with geometric trellis patterns.