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French cabinet cup by Jacob Petit, mid 19th century

French cabinet cup by Jacob Petit, mid 19th century


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Ceramics: French: Porcelain: Pre 1900: Item # 1069222
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Beautiful cup and saucer by Jacob Petit in Fontainebleau, France, c 1840. Shape and decoration in English Rococo revival style, very much en vogue at the time. Saucer and exterior a pale turquoise, the interior lavishly decorated with roses and rocaille ornaments in enamel colours and gilt. Under-glaze blue mark J P. Height of cup and saucer "2 ¼ / 6 cm, diameter of cup "4/ 10 cm. Condition: some wear to the gilt borders and a few negligible nicks to the inner side of the foot rim (cf. photo).