Design for a Painted Porcelain Serving Vessel, Les Sorbets (Sorbets) from the Service des Objets de Dessert (Dessert Service)

Pen and brown, black ink, brush and brown, black wash, white gouache, red crayon, graphite on tan paper mounted on blue-gray paper | 1819-20

Jean Charles Develly

Design for a painted porcelain plate or serving vessel, rondel. Scene in mountains of Central Asia. A man, left center foreground, shovels ice into a bucket which is suspended from the back of a donkey held by a woman attendant. Another man in a crou...
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