A Sèvres Wine Glass Cooler made for Madame du Barry, 1771

This soft-paste porcelain seau à verre échancré is painted with urns and trails of flowers, gilt and blue ovolo band borders and entwined floral script and gilt initials that read DB for Madame du Barry.

Date-letter S for 1771;  painter’s mark P’ for Jean-Jacques Pierre.

Height 10.5cm
Width 16.1cm
Depth 12.5cm


Private Collection, UK, 2015