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Figure of a lady holding flowers

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Lady holding flowers in her skirt standing on gilt scrolled base, patterned petticoat & bodice. Skirt lavendar beneath, peach above, white cuffs & ruff. Nose repaired. Mark: incised HNI, in ink (?) No 72.

Inscription

Impressed mark of Joseph Hannong; "No 1 [in script]"

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

German, About 1757–59

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

13.65 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.687

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain