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Ajouré rococo base; seated huntsman holding gun; pipe in mouth, tri-corner hat, green coat, yellow breeches; black high boots; lady companion in green hat and costume standing with gun and powder horn, dog to her left; background pedestal holding rococo style urn. Tree trunk draped by bird net....

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Marks

incised 2H or HZ

Provenance

By 1944, with A. & R. Ball, New York, NY; June 26, 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 1760

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 24.9 cm (10 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2100

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain