Designer Henry van de Velde, Belgian, 1863-1957
Manufacturer Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German, founded 1710
  • Dinner Plate
Date 1903
Medium Hard-paste porcelain, underglaze blue
Dimensions Overall: 1 1/8 × 10 5/8 inches (2.9 × 27 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Jerome M. and Patricia J. Shaw Purchase Fund
Accession Number 1987.17.1
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Marks Marked, in blue underglaze: [crossed swords (for Meissen) and ·/7]
Marked, impressed: 2R [and monogram within a rectangle (for Henry van de Velde)]
(Barry Friedman, Ltd., New York, USA);
1987-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)