019. Bacchus and Ariadne
Watercolor and gouache on gesso board

This is one of two vases called Vases ‘Oeuf’ (egg), completed by the Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory in 1810. This vase is decorated with a painting called ‘Bacchus and Ariadne.’ The two vases were delivered to Prince Louis I of Hesse-Darmstadt in 1810. The vase is currently in the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford.