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Collection

An image of Tray (Plateau carre) by Sèvres

Sèvres

(France 1756 – )

Title
Tray (Plateau carre)
Year
1758-1759
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

1.9 x 11.0 x 11.0 cm

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.167
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

A decoration of birds in landscapes accompanied by the mark of a roman M is consistent with other examples of similar date. However it seems possible that the ground colours and gilding on this piece have been added later.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 98 (colour illus.). cat.no. 122