Results 1 2991
1564 Previous Next

One of a Pair of Vases (Vase à tête de lion)
Additional Views Explore Object
Creative Commons License

One of a Pair of Vases (Vase à tête de lion)


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This urn-shaped vase with lion heads is decorated with the "bleu nouveau" ground color and with grisaille panels depicting putti and trophies.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
8/05/1975Treatmentcleaned
Provenance E. M. Hodgkins Collection, Paris, no. 59 [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.
Inscriptions [Factory Mark] In blue: Intertwined Lls; [Modeler's Mark] Unglazed: Cd (Coudray, Michel-Dorothé or Charles Dupré)
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

Download Image Add to Collection Creative Commons License

Period
1765-1770
Medium
soft paste porcelain
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
48.579
Measurements
H: 15 7/8 in. (40.4 cm)
Geographies
Location Within Museum
Not On View

Tags


    Thumbnail: One of a Pair of Vases (Vase à tête de lion) Thumbnail: One of a Pair of Vases (Vase à tête de lion) Thumbnail: One of a Pair of Vases (Vase à tête de lion)
    Zoom Out Zoom In Back to Details  
    Full Size: One of a Pair of Vases (Vase à tête de lion)