Description The harbor scenes painted on the reserves of this pair of "bleu nouveau" vases are attributed to Jean-Louis Morin, a highly productive painter active at Sèvres from 1754-1787.
Provenance Collection of Sir George Lindsay Holford [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sir George Lindsay Holford Collection Sale, London, July 13, 1927, no. 173 illus.; E. M. Hodgkins Collection, Paris, no. 61 [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 Marks are concealed by base. [Decorator's Mark] On scene: XX N 1770 M
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1928
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