The decoration of ‘rich Kakiemon’ type was introduced in the 1760s, but is here applied to a later cup shape. The shape derives directly from a Sèvres model (compare L2012.169.a-b).
cup 6.2 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm; saucer 3.3 x 13.2 cm diam; combined height 6.9 cm :
a - cup, 6.2 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm
b - saucer, 3.3 x 13.2 cm
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Referenced in 1 publication
Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 91 (colour illus.). cat.no. 116