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An image of Plate (assiette uni) by Sèvres
Alternate image of Plate (assiette uni) by Sèvres Alternate image of Plate (assiette uni) by Sèvres Alternate image of Plate (assiette uni) by Sèvres

Sèvres

(France 1756 – )

Title
Plate (assiette uni)
Year
1785
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions

2.8 x 23.8 diam

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.193
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

From a service presented by Louis XVI to the Archduke Ferdinand of Austria (Marie-Antoinette’s elder brother) and his wife Maria Beatrice d’Este on their visit to Paris in 1786 under the pseudonyms of the comte and comtesse de Nellembourg.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 106 (colour illus.). cat.no. 144

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