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Harlequin and Columbine

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Italian comedy group of almost cream color on irregular base. Two seated figures (H's right toe gond) Harlequine holds music in right hand, left arm under Columbine's plucking stringed instrument (two fingers of left hand missing).

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1407

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain