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Fruit basket

Description

Border: bands of gold and reddish brown with gold swag and tassle; border around well: gold dots with reddish brown centers; central sepia-colored landscape scene with gold in oval: trees, left with house and pine tree, right; cipher "JL" in sky. Fruit basket: oval with latticework sides and rectangular handle that continues the border; florid terminals; scenic medallion on both sides and painted sprig of flowers in basin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BASKET, FRUIT
berry baskets
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
4.75 x 8.125 x 9.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.351
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard
GUSN
39017
Reference Notes
------------. Choice Sortment, cat. 30.. [No Publisher].

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