Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present). Coffeepot (Cafetière "campanienne") (part of a service), 1836. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund and Gift of Irwin Untermyer, by exchange, 1986 (1986.281.1a, b)
Vincennes Manufactory (French, ca. 1740–1756). Wine-bottle cooler (seau à bouteille), 1753. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1970 (1970.230.4) | The vibrant turquoise ground (bleu céleste) was developed at Vincennes in 1753 and was immediately put to use in a table service for Louis XV.