Artist French
  • Plate
Date ca. 1750
Medium engraved silver
Dimensions Overall: 1 1/16 × 11 3/8 × 11 1/4 inches (2.7 × 28.9 × 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund
Accession Number 70.561
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped, twice under rim, in shaped cartouche: [fleur-de-lis] | PL | [star]
Inscriptions Engraved, under bottom: GUY
Engraved, on rim: [arms of Godefroy de Tonnancour in crowned scroll and foliate cartouche]
made for Louis-Joseph Godefroy de Tonnancour (Trois-Rivieres, Quebec);
collection Guy family (Montreal, Quebec);
collection Pierre Leduc;
Jean Octeau (Montreal, Quebec);
1970-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fox, R. Quebec and Related Silver. Detroit, 1978, p. 29, no. 4 (fig 5, ill.). [as Paul Lambert]