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"Continental" cup and saucer


Raymond Fernand Loewy ; Rosenthal China Corporation, Selb, Germany


c. 1955 (designed 1952)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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"Continental" cup and saucer: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Glazed porcelain with printed decoration
Size: 2 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 3 1/2in. (6.7 x 11.1 x 8.9cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Culture: Europe, Germany
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Marks [Continental China...Charcoal] on bottom of cup; [Continental China...Script] on bottom of saucer
Physical Description: Cup white interior, black exterior; plate white with black script-like design around center
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number:,b
Artist: Raymond Loewy, American (born France), 1893-1986
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American (born France), 1893-1986

Artist: Rosenthal China Corporation, est. 1879
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: German
Life Dates: est. 1879
Added to Site: February 28, 2009