Four cups in Paris porcelain with their saucers, decorated with multicolored figures of people from the Far East. Each person is framed within a gilded medallion, which is set on a dark blue background that is embellished with golden flowers and foliage. The saucers carry the same golden decorations of flowers and scrollwork. "Feuillet" mark underneath.
Dim: W: 5,3 in – D: 5,3in – H: 4,3in.
Dim: L:13,5cm, P:13,5cm, H:11cm.
In the 19th century, Feuillet was a French painter on porcelain who worked at Rue de la Paix in Paris. By the 1820’s he had a studio at this address that specialized in painting on porcelain. He was succeeded by Boyer around 1845, who was then followed by Jacques and Boyer, Paul Blot and Hebert.
Bibliography : Danckert, Ludwig, Manuel de la porcelaine europeenne, Paris, Bibliotheque des Arts, p. 327.