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Man Dancing

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On square base with applied flowers, tree trunk. High-crowned narrow brimmed dark hat, brown 3/4 coat, gold buttons, loose breeches, vertically striped waistcoat, kerchief from right coat pocket, black shoes, gold buckles. Bent right arm raised, left extended at side, left leg raised and bent at...

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Marks

Mark: small red anchor. Peach flourescence.

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 1750

Object Place

England

Dimensions

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.760

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain