12 janvier 2013

Mustard Pot (Moutardier), Olerys-Laugier Manufactory, Moustiers, France, c. 1745-1749

Mustard Pot (Moutardier), Olerys-Laugier Manufactory, Moustiers, France, c. 1745-1749 Decoration painted by Jean-François Pelloquin, Earthenware with tin glaze and enamel (grand feu faïence) and pewter mounts, The MaryLou Boone Collection, 1999.116, cat. no. 32. LACMA Beneath the spout of this Mustard Pot, Orpheus is shown holding his harp, surrounded by attentive animals. According to Greek myth, his harp music had the ability to charm all living things.

04 mars 2012

Clermont-Ferrand. Moutardier couvert en camaïeu bleu dans le style rouannais avec monture d'étain. XVIIIe siècle

Clermont-Ferrand. Moutardier couvert en camaïeu bleu dans le style rouannais avec monture d'étain. XVIIIe siècle. Photo Tajan - Paris Haut. 8 cm - Estimation : 200 / 400 € Tajan - Paris. Vendredi 9 mars 2012. Drouot Richelieu - Salle 1 www.tajan.com