Manufacturer Rouen Factories, French
  • Wine Pitcher
Date 1734
Medium glazed earthenware
Dimensions Overall: 10 × 7 × 7 3/4 inches (25.4 × 17.8 × 19.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Endowment Fund
Accession Number 56.87
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Decorative Arts: S3A, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Marks, on paper label, on bottom: #790 | Rouen
Marks, on paper label, on bottom: [illegible]
Marks, in red, on bottom: 56.87
Inscriptions Inscribed: Charles Le Roux 1734
(Mrs. Marguerite Glover [The Questers], New York, New York, USA);
1956-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
French Taste in the 18th Century. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1956, cat. no. 239.

Harriman, Virginia. "A Distinctive Group of French Faience." Bulletin of the DIA 36, no. 4 (1957): pp. 85-88, p. 87 (ill.).