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Peacock

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Figure of a bird in imitation of early Chinese style. Peacock feather patternin green and puce. The head pink, yellow and blue.

Inscription

Mark: Raised puce anchor

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 1749–52

Object Place

England

Dimensions

13.97 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.333

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain