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Man seated playing a guitar and wearing slate colored headdress, white coat, yellow sash, yellow cloak lined with turquoise, red breeches and pale lavender leggings. Hat and sword at feet agaisnt flowered tree trunk. Mark: RED ANCHOR. Set with 30.289.

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

English, about 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.288

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain