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Nude girl seated on draped block right leg up crossing left knee and supporting open book, both hands on book, ribbon head band. Book with French inscription?. Chip in back, six chips on lower base section; three minor fire cracks.

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

French (Paris), about 1795

Dimensions

Overall: 44 x 18.7 x 19.3 cm (17 5/16 x 7 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2098

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste biscuit porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics