Artist after a model by Jules-Constant-Jean-Baptiste Peyre, French, active 1845 - 1871
Artist Henri-Lucien Lambert, French, active 1859 - 1899
Artist Charles Ouint, French, active 1879 - 1890
Manufacturer Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, French, active 1756 - present
Title
  • Vase de la Vendange
  • Vase of the Grape Harvest (translated title)
Date between 1881 and 1882
Medium hard-paste porcelain with demi-grand-feu colors (medium- intense-firing colors) pâte-sur-pâte ornamentation, gilding, and ormolu mount
Dimensions Overall: 34 1/2 × 15 1/8 inches (87.6 × 38.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Ruth Nugent Head Bequest Fund, Mr. and Mrs. Alvan Macauley, Jr. Fund
Accession Number 1990.14
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Marks Marks, on inner neck, below the ormolu label: "S.8L."
Inscriptions Inscribed, on inner rim, on a red circular emblem: "DECORE A SEURES 82."
after May 28, 1883, French Embassy (Rome, Italy);
1988, Public Auction, Rome Art Market (Rome, Italy);
1988-1990, (Bernard Dragesco & Didier Cramosian, Paris, France);
1990-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
"Selected recent acquisitions" Bulletin of the DIA 66, no. 4 (1991): p. 51 (ill.).

Manufacture National de Sèvres Archives, Registre Vr' 1ère serie, no. 3, folio 377, and Registres Vj' 85 folio 15, Vj' 86, folio 13 et eq., Vj' 87 folio 13 et sq.