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Pair of Sèvres Pot Pourris


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Dates 1773
Dimensions
13.00cm high (5.12 inches high)
8.50cm diameter (3.35 inches diameter)
Medium Porcelain
Origin France
Description Pair of Sèvres soft-paste porcelain pomade pots and covers (pot à pomade) painted with flowers, mounted with elegant and intricately worked ormolu, creating beautiful 'pot pourris'.

Date letter U for 1773.

One painted by Etienne Evans (Active 1752-86) Painter - Birds, animals, flowers)
The other painted by Pouillot (Active 1773-9) Painter - Flowers
Gilders mark for Theodore-Pierre Buteux (Active 1765-80) Painter - Gilder.

The mounts are early 19th century.