Plaque (tableau)

Soft-paste porcelain | 8 x 7in | 1761

Unknown Artist

In 1761 Madame de Pompadour bought a tableau for 600 livres, the first of this kind of porcelain pictures meant to be framed and hung on the wall like a painting. It may well have been this beautiful plaque by Dodin depicting A Resting Place of Hunte...
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