European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Cup showing Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, and SaucerMade in Sèvres, France, Europe
Made by the Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, France, 1756 - present. Painted by Nicolas-Pierre Pithou the Younger, French, active 1762 - 1818. Gilded by Henri-Martin Prévost, French, active 1757 - 1797.
Hard-paste porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration
1998-67-1a,bBequest (by exchange) of George D. Widener, 1998
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