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Chinoiserie, decorated in yellow, iron-red, turquoise and blue, the figure holding a palm trunk, with foliate nozzle.

Provenance

April 6, 1973, Anonymous Sale, Sotheby & Co., Zurich, lot 44. The Antique Porcelain Company. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

French (Strasbourg), about 1750

Dimensions

Height: 24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.876.2

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics