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On rococo base with rose decoration, crown of flowers, whiterobe edged gold, red ribbon across shoulder. Nude child at left, scythe in right hand, wheat sheaf on arm, left hand holds robe. Unmarked.

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 1752

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.51 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.923

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain