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Terpsichore. On square base washed green, applied flowers, tambourine at left. Left leg forward in dancing position, left hand holds drapery, right hand over head. Flower in hair, loose white robe, rose band at low neck, blue cuffs at elbows, yellow drapery. Red ribbon at waist. Pink high boot,...

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Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, About 1751–52

Object Place

England

Dimensions

17.14 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.615

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain