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Singer

Figure of a singer with one arm outstretched holding a sheet of music. Wears gray curled wig, long puce cape lined in white, white coat and tunic and breeches in white with yellow and iron-red stripes.

Marks

Interlaced CT with a crown; AB for Adam Bergdoll

Provenance

By 1967, Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger, New York, NY; 1967, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger. (Accession date: December 21, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger

German, about 1762–66

Accession Number

67.1193

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain