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In the Royal Collection Sevres porcelain factory made 1763 Acquired by George IV, King of the United Kingdom (1762-1830), when Prince Regent (1811-20) Provenance: Bought by François Benois in Paris from Madame Craufurd, the widow of the expatriate francophile Scot, Quintin Craufurd (d. 23 November 1819), as recorded in a memorandum entitled ‘Notte des objets chez Mde Cruford’, which is endorsed ‘1820 15 May Mde Cruford 52,000 francs
Matthew Boulton | Perfume burner (one of a pair) | British, Soho near Birmingham | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Called "sphinx" vases, the sphinx supports were probably based on a design by Sir William Chambers (1723–1796), architect to George III, who supplied Boulton with several models for gilt bronze in 1770
Jacques-Nicolas Roettiers | Tureen with cover | French, Paris | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Marking:  Fleur-de-lis, 2 grains de remède, J N R, a sheaf of wheat (maker's mark of Jacques-Nicolas Roettiers) Crowned A (Paris charge mark for large silver, 1774–80) Crowned M (Paris warden's mark, 1775–76) Monkey's head (Paris discharge mark for gold and small silver, 1774–80)Location of marks:- inside bottom of tureen, inside cover underneath boss on edge of boss