Artist Charles-Nicolas Dodin, French, 1734-1803
Artist François Vavasseur, French, 1753-1770
Maker Charles Duterte, French, active 1758
Manufacturer Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, French, active 1756 - present
  • Clock
Date 1767
Medium Soft-paste porcelain with enamel decoration and ormolu mounts
Dimensions Overall: 18 1/2 × 7 × 7 inches (47 × 17.8 × 17.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Josephine and Ernest Kanzler Fund
Accession Number 54.475
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Fashionable Living: Kanzler Room S330, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed, on the works: Duterte Paris
Marks Marks, on front plaque: K [for Dodin]
Marks, on plaques on right and left: W [for Vavasseur l'aîné]
Lionel and Alfred de Rothschild;
September 9, 1954, (Antique Porcelain Company, London, England);
1954-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Grigaut, Paul L. "A Gift of French Porcelain." Bulletin of the DIA 34, no. 4 (1954–1955): 78–79, p. 79, cover (ill.).

French Taste in the Eighteenth Century. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1956, pp. 84, no. 353, 86 (ill.).