An image of Cup and saucer (gobelet litron)

Sèvres

(France 1756 – )

Cup and saucer (gobelet litron)

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The style of decoration recalls that of the ‘arabesque service’ designed by the architect Louis Masson for Marie-Antoinette in 1783.

Year
1785
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
cup 5.8 x 7.4 x 5.5 cm; saucer 3.0 x 12.0 cm diam
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.191.a-b