Joseph Interpreting Pharaoh's Dreams, late 19th century

  • Suzanne de Court, French, 1580-1600
  • Samson Manufactory, French, established 1845

Polychrome with gilt and painted enamel

  • Overall: 15 1/2 × 15 11/16 × 2 1/8 inches (39.3 × 39.9 × 5.4 cm)

Gift of Sotheby's


Inscribed, in well of the plate, above the scene: G[ENESE].XLI [and the monogram of Suzanne de Court] S.C.

Cyril Humphris (London, England)

1995, Sotheby's (New York, New York, USA)

1995-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

"Une fabrique de reproductions d'ancien possède a Paris un musée de vingt mille objets où l'on peut choisir les modèles que l'on veut acheter." Connaissance des arts, no. 48 (February 1956): 30-32.

Samson Manufactory; after Suzanne de Court, Joseph Interpreting Pharaoh's Dreams, late 19th century, polychrome with gilt and painted enamel. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Sotheby's, 1995.81.