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Title

Milk jug (pot a lait a trois pieds)


Artist

Sèvres

France

1756 -


About

This form of milk jug derives from silver prototypes. It was introduced at Sèvres in 1752 and became one of the factory’s most successful designs, widely copied at other factories (compare L2012.137).


Details


Date

circa 1765-1770


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

9.5 x 10.6 x 7.3 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.170


Artist information

Sèvres

Works in the collection

37


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 100 (colour illus.). cat.no. 128