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Puce on base and applied flowers. Man wears black hat, rose jacket, pink breeches, dark blue apron. Pot of flowers on plinth, watering can and spade. Woman: black hat, pink dress, white apron, holds brown basket of flowers in both hands. 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, 18th century, about 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

10.79 cm (4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.934

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain