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Miniature figure of a dancing man

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On irregular round base, applied flowers. Lavendar coat with fur collar, green braid; white breeches with green braid. Yellow shoes, red bows. Garland of flowers held across back in both outstretched hands. Unmarked.

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 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

10.16 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.950

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain