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Bacchus

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Bacchus seated on a barrel, wearing a leopard's skin; he holds a wine glass in right hand, and an apple in left; a child filling a green bottle from the barrel.

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker

about 1755

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

96.884

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain