Vase, One of a Pair, Thomas Jefferson
On View: American Art Galleries, 5th Floor, From Colonies to States, 1660–1830
Porcelain, overglaze enamel, gilt
17 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 7 in. (44.5 x 24.1 x 17.8 cm) (show scale)
Museum Collection Fund
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Unknown. Vase, One of a Pair, Thomas Jefferson, 1828-1830. Porcelain, overglaze enamel, gilt, 17 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 7 in. (44.5 x 24.1 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 47.19.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.19.2_bw.jpg)
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One of pair of Sevres vases, Empire form, porcelain, gold ground with portrait on one side, conventional design of banding with medallion on opposite side, scroll handles, square base with circle and leaf decoration. Portrait of Thomas Jefferson seated at a table with books and profile bust of Benjamin Franklin.
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