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Woman in Eastern costume

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On round base with applied flowers. Wears white veil with puce crown; Long white lined yellow cloak over puce lined flowered robe, yellow belt with jewelled buckle, underskirt white with gold flowers, orange red shoes. Right hand holding lock of her hair.

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 1755–1760

Object Place

Liverpool, England

Dimensions

18.73 cm (7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.975

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics