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Shepherdess

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On irregular base with recumbent kid. Wears pink hat with blue ribbons, white bodice and apron full of applied flowers held by left hand. Flowered skirt, back vest laced with gold, pink shoes with yellow bows. Mark: red anchor. Mate to C 140a.

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

Accession Number

1988.648

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain