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Leans against tree stump at left rear, with spotted dog lying on irregular base with applied flowers. Turquoise hat and breeches, white coat with ruffs at neck and wrists, gold button, black shoes with gold buckles. Playing brown flute, pouch at right hip

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, 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

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.647

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain