A Very Rare Plate from the Service Arabesque, 1783-85

Of soft-paste porcelain, painted by Fallot, the head of the artist’s studio at the Sèvres factory.  This is a fine plate from the service Arabesque commissioned from 1782.  It was intended to be made over many years and was not completed by the time of the French Revolution.

Width 23.8 cm.


Sold to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2003