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Figure of Hunter

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Pair of figures-Hunter and Huntress. Hunter with tri-cornered hat, green coat and breeches, right holding tumbler, left decanter, gun against left arm, dog and game birds on base, rabbit and hunting horn hanging in rear. Huntress: tri-corner hat, green coat over purple bodice and flowered...

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Marks

incised 3

Provenance

By 1944, with A. & R. Ball, New York, NY; October 3, 1944, sold by A. & R. Ball to Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1750–53

Dimensions

Overall: 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2107

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain