A Sèvres Porcelain Cup and Saucer, 1774

This hard-paste porcelain gobelet Litron et soucoupe of the third size is decorated with a pale blue fond agathe ground overlaid with profuse scrollwork in gilding. Each part bears the factory marks enclosing the date letter V for 1774; adjacent to the painter’s mark P for Pierre aîné.

Height of Cup 5.6cm 
Diameter of Saucer 12.3cm


Private Collection, USA, 2018