SÈVRES ÉCUELLE, COVER AND STAND

Code: MB333


POA

Écuelle ronde tournée, third size, plateau ovale, second size

1775-80 

Hard paste porcelain

Écuelle width: 6 5/8 in. (17 cm) 

Écuelle  height: 4 ½ in. (11.5 cm) 

Tray: 9 1/8 x 7 3/8 in. (23.3 x 18.8 cm) 

Sèvres covered bowl and stand, of a shape known as écuelle ronde tournée et plateau ovale, the round bowl with handles formed by pairs of entwined scrolls, and a shallow domed cover surmounted by a handle in the form of a laurel branch with foliage and berries. The oval plateau has a straight edge at the sides, rounded ends and a depression in the center for the bowl. The bowl, cover and stand are each decorated on a white ground with polychrome flowers surrounded by gilding in a diaper pattern. 

SÈVRES ÉCUELLE, COVER AND STAND