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Woman musician

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Seated on flowered tree trunk playing a flute. In yellow bodice, pink bows pink skirt with sprays of flowers in gold. Set with 30.288. Mark: RED ANCHOR.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1750–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.289

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain