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Match to 95a. Long white robe, puce hood falling in angles at front and to base at back, and puce band from neck to hem. Brown shoes. Holds brown book at right, inscribed Vanitas Vanitatum. 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 1752

Object Place

England

Dimensions

15.88 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.605

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain