A Sèvres Hard-Paste Tray, (Plateau de Déjeuner), Acanthus Handles, Flowers, J.N. Le Bel, H. Prévost, 1780

Painted with the factory mark of interlaced L’s, under a crown for hard paste, enclosing the date letters cc for 1780, painter’s mark LB for J.-N. Le Bel, gilder’s mark HP for Henri Prévost.
The large lozenge-shaped tray has raised and gilded acanthus leaf handles. It is decorated with floral trails and gilt scrolls to the border. The central area is painted with small scattered sprays of flowers.


Sold to a Private Collection, 2001