Pair of covered tureens on stands

Pair of covered tureens on stands
Title
Pair of covered tureens on stands
Date 
1785-1790
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
a (stand): 1 x 7 5/8 x 5 5/8 in. (2.5 x 19.4 x 14.3 cm) b and c (tureen and cover): 4 x 7 1/4 x 4 5/8 in. (10.2 x 18.4
Description 
Pair of identical 'famille rose' tureens with covers and stands; red and gold fruit top and stem knops and flange handles molded to look like stub-nosed animal heads with small ears; border decoration is composed of pink guilloche, pink drapering, and scrolling, with gilded rims; other decoration is composed of pink and purple floral clusters with green leaves.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Fanny F. Clark
Object Number 
INV.13479a-c-13480a-c
Marks 
typed: label inside INV.13479a: "China owned by Anne Rapelje (1733-1789), wife of Gerardus Duyckinck, made at the time of their wedding in 1752/ Presented by Mrs. Fanny F. Clark, 1923."
Gallery Label 
These tureens and stands belonged to Anna (Rapelje) Duycknick and Gerardus Duyckinck and were made at the time of their wedding in 1752.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group