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Figure of a young Girl holding a wind instrument to mouth, short purple coat over a yellow dress bordered by flowers, bag over left shoulder, mauve bows on shoes, lamb at right on rococo base together with flowers in relief. Seven places of leaf damage on trunk; a branch missing from base of...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

about 1760

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

24.6 cm (9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2065

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain