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Sugar basin and cover from a dejeuner, Sevres Factory

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An image of Sugar basin and cover/Pot à sucre Hébert from a dejeuner. Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. Vielliard, André-Vincent (French, 1717-90, act.1752-1790). Soft-paste porcelain decorated with an underglaze bleu lapis ground, painting overglaze in blue, several shades of green yellow, pink, red, pale purple, pale and dark brown enamels, and gilding. The basin bears the date letter for 1759 but the object may have been made in 1760. French. Rococo.

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Sugar basin and cover/Pot à sucre Hébert from a dejeuner. Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. Vielliard, André-Vincent (French, 1717-90, act.1752-1790). Soft-paste porcelain decorated with an underglaze bleu lapis ground, painting overglaze in blue, several shades of green yellow, pink, red, pale purple, pale and dark brown enamels, and gilding. The basin bears the date letter for 1759 but the object may have been made in 1760. French. Rococo.

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  • Accession Number: C.20.4 & A-1961
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/27.0
  • Focal length: 80
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3D II-31
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 857 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 679.38kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 27/1
  • Captured: 2009:05:11 14:53:56

Key words

18th Century Andre-Vincent Vielliard bowl ceramics couple cover enamel enamelled Fitz_AA French genre gilded glazed knob lidded onglaze overglaze peasants pink roses porcelain reserves Roccoco Rococo roses serving piece Sevres Porcelain Factory soft-paste porcelain sugar sugar bowl tableware taking tea tea service tea set teaware underglaze Vielliard

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