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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
Credit line Museum Purchase
On View No