Serving platter - part of Alexandra Pavlovna's table set

Ceramics and Glass Collection

Accession Nr.: 24128
Manufacturer: Imperial Porcelain Factory (Saint Petersburg)
Date of production:
1796-1800
Place of production: Saint Petersburg
Inscription: alján máz alatti kékkel: cirill P koronával
Materials: porcelain
Techniques: gilded; painted over glaze
Dimensions:
diameter: 44 x 35 cm
The wavy rim of the oval dish is lined with roses on a gold base. The surface is painted with a city landscape with a baptismal chapel, in an elliptical field, enframed by golden beads. There is an inscription on the bottom „Fonts Baptismaux” and the crowned marking of the Petersburg factory, forming the initials of Czarin Katherine II, in blue under glaze.

Literature

  • Szerk.: Péter Márta: A klasszicizmustól a biedermeierig. Az európai iparművészet stíluskorszakai. Iparművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, 1990. - Nr. 1.125.16 (Katona Imre)