Coffeepot with Chinoiserie Vignettes

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Pear-shaped; bracket lip, double-curved strap handle. Domed cover with flower finial. Vignettes of Chinoiserie figures in landscape, with gilded and painted imbricated borders.
Manufacturer
Royal Porcelain Manufactory Berlin, Berlin, Germany, founded 1763
After
Jacques-Gabriel Huquier, French, 1730-1805
François Boucher, French, 1703–1770
Credit Line
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
1763–1780
Accession Number
1938-57-650-a,b
Place
Germany
Medium
hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
ceramics
Decorative Arts
Object Name
coffeepot
Type
coffeepot