DAC Collection Object Information
Porcelain Footed Compote,
Inscribed on base: name and address of firm (“Lerosey Co. Rue de la Paix, Paris”) and “XI”; fold and lattice-work decoration with double F&C initials on base and Chauncey coat-of-arms
Accession number: 1993.5.1
Gift of Henry Chauncey, 1993
Provenance / Collectors' marks: Purchased about 1861 by Frederick A. Chauncey and his wife Esther Wetmore Cryder on their honeymoon in Paris. Frederick Chauncey was the son of Henry Chauncey and Lucy Alsop Chauncey; donor is great-grandson of Lucy Alsop Chauncey.
Work Type: decorative_arts
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