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Venus

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Provenance

Marshall Field and Company, Chicago; sold by Marshall Field to Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago; 1949, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 13, 1949)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Bust of Venus

English (Staffordshire), About 1769–80

Object Place

England

Dimensions

56.2 cm (22 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1202a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (basaltware)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics