Chantilly 001
Chantilly leaf-form cup and saucer with Kakiemon decoration. Based on Japanese forms and decoration, the cup and saucer are decorated with stylized plum blossoms. The cup has a curved green handle, and the saucer has a green handle in the form of a short stem. Circa 1735. [Chip to the cup’s inside rim. Tiny chips to outside rim.]

See: Geneviève Le Duc, Porcelaine tendre de Chantilly: Hazan; Paris 1996, page 111 for examples of the form and decoration.

Height (ins.): 2.5 (6.4cm)      Length/Width (ins.): 5.5 (14cm)      Depth (ins.): 4.5 (11.5cm)
Origin: France, circa1735     Period: Louis XV