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Dinner Plate (France)

This is a Dinner plate. It was created by Nicholas Bulidon and gilded by Michel-Barnabé Chauveaux and manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated ca. 1788 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is enameled and gilt soft paste porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. John Jay Ide. It is credited The John Jay Ide Collection.

  • Royal Jewel Cabinet Cupboard
  • mahogany; hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold leaf, platinum,verre....
  • Bequest of the Reverend Alfred Duane Pell.
  • 1991-31-2

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 24.3 cm (9 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Factory year mark in blue for 1788 ("KK"); gilder's mark [see Brunet & Preaud SEVRES, p.360]; painter's mark "p" in blue, all on underside

Cite this object as

Dinner Plate (France); Nicholas Bulidon; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); Gilded by Michel-Barnabé Chauveaux; enameled and gilt soft paste porcelain; H x diam.: 24.3 cm (9 9/16 in.); The John Jay Ide Collection; 1986-29-3

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