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.
By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection
French (Paris), about 1795
Overall: 44 x 18.7 x 19.3 cm (17 5/16 x 7 3/8 x 7 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste biscuit porcelain