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Boy with Quill

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Full round figure, dark brown lead glaze, left elbow on stump (?) slightly tipped in kiln, on flat base. Wears doublet with deep folds, light brown modeled collar with bow, hair in ringlets, face gray. Quill in right hand, something broken from outstretched left.

Provenance

Sold by H. M. Calmann to the MFA for £232. (Accession Date: November 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Annie A. Hawley Bequest Fund

English (?), 18th or 19th century

Object Place

England (?)

Accession Number

59.717

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery