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Collection

An image of Square dish (compotier carré) by Sèvres

Sèvres

(France 1756 – )

Title
Square dish (compotier carré)
Year
1767
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

4.5 x 21.4 x 21.6 cm

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.175
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

Along with an ice-cream cooler and three other matching compotiers (L2012.173, L2012.174, L2012.176), this piece comes from the dessert element of a mixed service (ie with differently decorated dinner and dessert components) delivered to the comte du Châtelet-Lomont on 31 December 1767.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 102. cat.no. 132