P127 - SEVRES (LATER DECORATED?) “JEWELED” TURQUOISE-GROUND CUP AND SAUCER
The porcelain 18th century, the decoration 19th century
Finely painted after Boucher with an amorous couple in landscape, the rim richly “jeweled” with faux rubies and pearls
8 in. (20.3 cm) diameter, 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm) high.
Cleo M. and G. Ryland Scott Jr., Antique Porcelain Digest, Newport, England, 1961, p. 195, plate 132, fig. 444.
On display in the “George Ryland Scott Collection” in The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art from June 1955 until May 1960.