UNKNOWN POTTER, French
(active 1760s at Sèvres)

Vase and cover

1765
Porcelain, height 48,5 cm
Wallace Collection, London

The model and title of the vase (vase grec à rosettes) reflect the neo-classical ideas then appearing in French architecture and furniture. The type of Greek key pattern first appeared at the Sèvres factory c. 1763.