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Flower Pot (Vase hollandois)
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Flower Pot (Vase hollandois)

Description Provenance Inscription
Description This type of pot was used for growing plants and bulbs, which were watered through the holes on the base. This example is decorated with a dark blue ground with circular and rectangular reserves of flowers and harbor scenes painted by Jean-Louis Morin (1754-1787).
Provenance E. M. Hodgkins Collection, Paris, [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] Intertwined Lls; [Gilder's Mark] B (Boulanger, 1754 - 84)

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ca. 1779
soft paste porcelain
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H: 6 7/8 x W: 6 7/8 in. (17.46 x 17.46 cm)
Location Within Museum
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