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Catalog Number R1988.1.9
Object Name Saucer
Description Circular saucer painted in overglaze grisaille (gray) enamels and gold with three floral sprays on the inward sloping sides and a circular panel containing a landscape scene with three musicians and a dancing lady.

The scene is based on an engraving by Charles-Nicholas Cochin I (1688-1754) after Jean Antoine Watteau's "Danse Paysanne" of about 1714.
Year Range from 1740
Year Range to 1750
Material Hard Paste Porcelain
Place of Origin Made in Jingdezhen, China
Collection The Reeves Center
On View No