A Soft-Paste Sèvres Porcelain Teapot and Cover, 1758

This teapot has unusually elaborate gilding on the bleu lapis ribbon panels which carry onto the cover.

With the factory mark of interlaced L‘s enclosing the date-letter E for 1758, painter’s mark H for Charles-François Becquet.

The flower painter Becquet is one of the new Sèvres painter’s mark attributions by the scholar David Peters in 2019.

Height 12.0cm


Private Collection, London, 2021