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Pair of armorial plates from ther "Swan service"

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Johann Joachim Kändler ; Meissen Porcelain Factory

Date

1737-1741

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pair of armorial plates from ther 'Swan service', Johann Joachim Kändler      ;    Meissen Porcelain Factory
Pair of armorial plates from ther "Swan service": Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Hard paste porcelain with enamel and gilded decoration
Size: 2 1/4 x 11 7/8 in. (5.72 x 30.16 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Culture: Europe, Germany
Style: 18th century, Meissen
Inscriptions: Mark Blue Crossed Swords
Physical Description: Modelled by Kandler for Count Bruhl.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 67.68.1
Artist: Johann Kändler, German, 1706-1775
Role: Maker
Nationality: German
Life Dates: German, 1706-1775

Artist: Meissen Porcelain Factory, Meissen, Germany, est. 1710
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality:
Life Dates: Meissen, Germany, est. 1710
Added to Site: February 28, 2009