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Hurdy-gurdy Player

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Standing on modeled square base with applied flowers against broad tree trunk. Right foot extended, hurdy-gurdy in playing position. Upturned black hat, brown hair, white 3/4 coat, waistcoat and breeches, red garters, black shoes with yellow pompoms. Unma

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.763

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain