Cheese Dish from the Rohan Service

Soft-paste porcelain with bleu céleste ground, enamel, gilding and silvering | 2.6 x 4.9in | 1771

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

This case displays nine pieces of the 368-piece dinner and dessert service ordered by Cardinal Rohan during his appointment as French ambassador (1771-74) to the Viennese court. Inspired by the brilliant turquoise glazes of Chinese ceramics, the bleu...
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