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Figure of Matrimony

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Figure of matrimony, set with 65.1781. Base has sheep with leaf on back at left; waist-high wall with blue fountain at right. Standing figure in pink shoes, white dress, gold hem and pink design above. Pine-lined yellow peplum, blue-laced bodice with pink reverse, holds brown bird-cage with...

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Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1754–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

24.13 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.1782

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain