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The Captain from the Italian Comedy

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Possibly an actor in the Italian Comedy. Pink cloak lined with blue, green coat, yellow breeches, black hat and shoes. Raised flowers on base. Mark: RED ANCHOR.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1753–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

15.56 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30.282

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain