Vincennes - Lizonnée teapot - Circa 1749-1753 Pretty teapot in soft Vincennes porcelain with a winding handle with polychrome
decoration of bouquets of flowers and a caterpillar resting on a blooming rose. Gold threads on the base, handle and on the edge
of the spout.
Missing its cover.
Significant crack in the body, chip and small crack at the end of the spout (see photos)
High: 9.5cm - Long: 16cm.
LL mark intertwined ornate. Around 1749-1753
Ref: Tamara Préaud and Antoine d'Albis, La porcelaine de Vincennes, Paris, 1991, N ° 98 and 125 and Tamara Préaud and
Antoinette Faÿ-Hallé, Porcelaines de Vincennes, The origins of Sèvres, Grand Palais, Paris, 1977-1978 , Nos. 402 and 403
for a discussion of this form.