French Empire Tea service by Jean Baptiste Claude Odiot

Five piece service consisting of hot-water urn, sugar bowl, tea caddy, teapot & ewer.


Details

Medium:
Silver-gilt
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £11,000)
Acquired in:
1973
Vendor:
Frank Partridge

Three of the pieces bear the marks of Jean-Baptist Odion, & two those of his son Charles Nicholas.

Provenance

Chateau de Maulny, St Soupplets, France; Mr & Mrs D.W.Clarke, USA.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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