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Man on Horse

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On irregular base washed green with one applied flower and stump under belly of horse with forefeet in air (as if jumping). Black saddle cloth edged red mottled gray flank and shoulder, docked tail, black hooves, bridle. Man wears gray turban, deep blue c

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 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

10.16 x 9.84 cm (4 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.952

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain