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Muse Thalia

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Muse Thalia. On square sloping green washed base standing with right elbow on pedestal and red book. Loose robe with stylized flowers, edged gold (right breast and lower leg exposed). Rose boots. Holds black mask in right hand. (left one fingers missing.)

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 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.61 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.616

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain