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Soup tureen and stand

Artist

Paul Antoine Hannong

Date

c. 1755

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G209
Soup tureen and stand, Paul Antoine Hannong
: A Collection of Strasbourg Pottery and Porcelain
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Faience (tin-glazed earthenware)
Size: 9 x 15 x 13 in. (22.86 x 38.1 x 33.02 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France, Strasbourg
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: large four-footed bombe faience tureen; all-over rocaille decoration in carmine, blue-yellow and brown; large rococo scrolls form handles on both ends; lid in shape of large leaf, divided into four quadrants, where small sprays of flowers are found; faien
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. John P. Rutherfurd in memory of her father, Mr. Thomas Shevlin
Accession Number: 54.27.61a-c
Artist: Paul Hannong, French, c.1700-1760
Role: Artist
Nationality: French (Strasbourg)
Life Dates: French, c.1700-1760
Added to Site: February 28, 2009