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One of a Pair of Vases (Vase Danemark à cartels)
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One of a Pair of Vases (Vase Danemark à cartels)


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Description The front reserve of this green-ground vase depicts a sacrifice to Flora in grisaille. It is thought that this vase and its pair (48.614) were presented to the King of Denmark by Louis XV in 1768.
Exhibitions
  • Special exhibition of Sèvres Porcelain. Galleries of E. M. Hodgkins, Paris. 1909.
Provenance E. M. Hodgkins Collection, Paris, no. 40 [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; A. Seligmann, Rey and Co., New York; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1928, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1928

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Period
ca. 1768
Medium
soft paste porcelain
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.613
Measurements
H: 13 9/16 in. (34.4 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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