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Figure of a Woman

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Figure of a Woman (probably one of a pair depicting Matrimony). She stands infront of a maytree with branches of applied flowers. On six-footed rococo ba se in maroon and green. Yellow hat, short black cape, white apron, yellow shirt with chocolate design.

Inscription

unmarked

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1758–60

Object Place

England

Dimensions

25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

1988.915

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain