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sauceboat depicting Mademoiselle La gale Elle and Jean-Baptiste Elle
  • Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, manufacturer
    active 1756–present
    Jean Georget, painter
    1763–1823
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • sauceboat depicting Mademoiselle La gale Elle and Jean-Baptiste Elle, 1804
  • Where object was made: France
  • porcelain
  • Gift of Mrs. William B. Thayer
  • On view: Simons Gallery, 316, C7
  • 1963.0012.41
Description
Exhibitions

Napoleonic porcelain service sauceboat. Black/dark blue with gold designs of flowers, wreaths with an "N" inside, and bands of leaves. On the side is a circular portrait of a man in military garb.