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Figure of Paulina

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Figure of Paulina. Soft-paste porcelain glazed with clear lead glaze. Figure reclines in ornate, baroque chair, holding dagger in right hand with left arm trailing blood into urn. Left foot (missing) rests on large pillow under chair; figure is partially

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

mid-18th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

21.2 x 18.7 x 12.7 cm (8 3/8 x 7 3/8 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1985.38

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain