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Negress with covered basket

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Grayish white; both on irregular base and joined to tree trunk with leafy branches between. Roots, twigs and flowers on mended base; slightly concave beneath, incised with date. Figure in short skirt and turban, feet apart, bends slightly at waist, arms spread. Deep elliptical basket, domed cover...

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Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, dated 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

63.2754a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain