Dec 14, 2006
Dec 14, 2006
Dec 14, 2006
Dec 14, 2006



c. 1695–1700

attributed to Saint Cloud Porcelain Factory


Molded soft-paste porcelain with blue underglaze

Overall: 20.7 cm (8 1/8 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1947.63



The blue ornamentation on this French-made vase is an example of chinoiserie, a European designer’s fanciful interpretation of Chinese decorative styles.

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