London, South Kensington
11 December 2003
Seven Sevres plates and two soup-plates
1789, blue interlaced L's enclosing date letters mm and painter's marks PM for Massy, R for Reselle and mb for Bunel, various incised marks
The centres with the entwined initials FG in pink roses and forget-me-nots within a circular forget-me-not wreath, the borders with six scattered bouquets of the same flowers between blue line and gilt dash borders, shaped gilt line rim
9 3/8 in. (23.8 cm.) diam. (9)
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Pierre Massy painter at Sèvres 1779-1802.
Mlle Reselle painter at Sèvres 1787-93.
Mme Marie-Jeane-Barbe Bunel painter at Sèvres 1777-1816
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