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Pair of Sèvres Porcelain Dishes Painted with Delicate Flowers Made France

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A pair of a 18th century Sèvres porcelain dishes made circa 1785. They are painted with exceptionally beautiful sprays of flowers in soft pinks, blues, purple and yellow. The border and the edge are decorated with the finest enameled blue line alongside the finest gilt line. The dishes are in excellent condition. On the reverse of each plate is the Royal French cypher (interlaced LLs for Sèvres), and the individual painter's initials. Dimensions: Diameter 9.25 inches Condition: Excellent Price: $1200 for the pair Background of Sèvres porcelain: Thanks to the support of Louis XV and Madame de Pompadour, the manufacture de Vincennes was founded in 1738, in order to compete with Meissen porcelains from Saxony. In 1756, the manufactury was moved to a building in Sèvres, built at the initiative of Madame de Pompadour, near her château. The ground floor of the building contained clay reserves, books and storerooms of raw materials. The first floor contained the workshops of the molders, plasterers, sculptors, engravers and the ovens. On the second floor were the sculptors, turners, repairers and packers. Finally, the painters, gilders and makers of animals and figures worked in the loft.          

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