Collection Online
porcelain (soft-paste)
(a-b) 7.4 × 10.4 × 7.6 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Mennecy, Seine-et-Oise, France
impressed in base c.: ·D·V·
Accession Number
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Wynne Morris Collection. Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mr Peter Wynne Morris, Governor, 1997
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
17th & 18th Century Decorative Arts & Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Physical description
The Mennecy basket, designed as a miniature pot-pourri or pastille burner, has a pierced, domed cover encrusted with flowers and its body, moulded with basket-weave, has two rope-twist handles.