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Figure of Harlequin

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"Snowman type". Stands on right foot against stump on flowered mound, bottom uneven. Left heel at shin, raised right arm bent at elbow & wrist, left hand holds stick. Buttoned jackets with ruff at neck, cape at left, pointed hat. Trace of gilding at knee breeches.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, 18th century, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.1107

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain