The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Gobelet et soucoupe 'enfoncé' of the first size
  • Cup and Socketed Saucer
  • Gobelet et soucoupe 'enfoncé' of the first size
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Possibly Pierre-Antoine Méreaud the Elder, (mouches d'or)
  • Sèvres, France
  • c. 1769 - 1770
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • Cup, Height: 8.9 cm
    Saucer, Height: 4.2 cm
    Saucer, Diameter: 15.3 cm
  • Factory mark: Interlaced Ls Painted
    Incised mark: 'gtn'
  • C445
  • Study
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Possibly the Holderness sale, Christie's, 22-26 February 1802, no. 8; Probably bought by Francis Ingram Seymour-Conway, 2nd Marquess of Hertford. Or Francis Charles Seymour-Conway, 3rd Marquess of Hertford after a Phillips sale, 30 May - 10 June 1818, no. 730.