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Figure of a butcher's boy

Boy with leg of mutton over shoulder; butcher's block and cleaver at his right. Mark: [inscription] in blue.

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker

About 1760–70

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

96.891

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain