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La Nourrice

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Square base edged with gold; white headdress, bodice green, brown, skirt and flowered apron, black shoes. Baby in white bunting bound with puce ribbons. Mark: red anchor. Peach flourescence. Similar to MFA 30.327.

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 1752

Object Place

England

Dimensions

19.68 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.751

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain