Roles: Decorator: Jean Pierre Boulanger le père (French, 1722-1785), Designer: Possibly Jean-Claude Duplessis le Père (French and Italian, ca. 1695-1774), Manufacturer: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French, active 1756-present)
Provenance: King Louis XVI, Château of Saint Cloud; Collection of the Marchioness of Conyngham [according to Hodgkins] [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; E. M. Hodgkins Collection, Paris, no. 49 [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; A. Seligmann, Rey and Co., New York; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1928, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Object Type: vases; covers
Medium: soft-paste porcelain
Inscriptions: [Factory Mark] In cover: Intertwined Lls; [Date] Letter: V (1774); [Decorator's Mark] B (Boulanger, Jean-Pierre père [active 1754-1784])