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Set with 363 and 364.1972. Similar girl and boy seated in arbor on a base of overlapping leaves which also form four feet. Arbor made of many tree trunks heavily encrusted with applied roses and leaves, twisted twig handle at back. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, 18th century, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

20.32 x 20.32 cm (8 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.864

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain