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Boy Drinking

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White, on hallow mounded base, molded to simulate wheat sheaves. Sits astride with bottle in right hand at mouth. Left hand broken. Wide brimmed hat, open coat and waistcoat, breeches and boots. Glazed inside. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

12.07 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.576

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain