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Sugar Bowl (Pot à sucre Calabre)

Gilder: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Decorator: Decoration attributed toNicolas Dutenda

Gilder: Jean-Baptiste-Emmanuel Vandé père

Date: 1787
Overall (G83.1.1075.1-2): 9.9 x 8.3 cm (3 7/8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:France, Île-de-France, Sèvres
Object number: G83.1.1075.1-2
DescriptionSèvres yellow ground sugar bowl, with domes cover having gilded bud finial. It is decorated with a border of formal scrolls, urns, arrangements of roses, and laurel garlands on a white ground. The pale primrose yellow ground is painted with formal scrolls and garlands of roses in blue, with gilded rims.