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Mezzotin from the Italian Comedy

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In black shoes, hat, and cape lined with white. Pink tunic. Gold buttons. Mark: red anchor. Fingers broken. Right arm been off.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

1753–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

15.24 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

30.281

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain