The Wallace Collection

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Vase 'pendule Boizot'
  • Clock Vase and Cover
  • Vase 'pendule Boizot'
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Louis-Simon Boizot (1743 - 1809), Designer
    Probably Etienne-Henry Le Guay, The Elder (1719 - 1799), Decorator
    Probably Vincent Taillandier (1736 - 1790), Decorator
    Louis (or Jean-Louis) Montjoye, (clock and fittings)
  • Sèvres, France
  • c. 1781
  • Hard-paste porcelain, white gold containing silver, coloured gold, glass and gilt-bronze, gilded
  • Object size: 44.4 x 22.1 cm
  • Inscription: '1781' (and indecipherable name and month) Also indecipherable name and month
    Factory mark: Interlaced Ls In gilding
    Inscription: 'L. Montjoye A. Paris' In pink enamel
    Inscription: 'Montjoye' for Louis Montjoye or Jean-Louis Montjoye fils
  • C337
  • Study
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Possibly the duc de Morny; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, by 1865.