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tureen depicting Napoleon and Josephine, lid depicting Roi de Rome and Impératrice Marie-Louise
  • Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, manufacturer
    active 1756–present
    Jean Georget, painter
    1763–1823
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • tureen depicting Napoleon and Josephine, lid depicting Roi de Rome and Impératrice Marie-Louise, 1804
  • Where object was made: France
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 20.95 x 30.48 cm
    Object Height/Width: 8 1/4 x 8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. William B. Thayer
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, C5
  • 1963.0012.37.a,b
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Napoleonic porcelain service. 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 with gold crown and a woman with a silver crown. On the lid is a circular portrait of a woman with a gold and blue dress and a young man in blue with a red sash.