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Part of a pair with 65.2090. Male playing violin, black hat, lavender jacket, yellow knickers, black shoes, square base with flowers in relief. Female (65.2091) black head kerchief, white blouse, green bodice, yellow skirt, lavender apron; playing guitar; square base with flowers in relief. Four...

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Marks

crossed swords unglaze blue on back

Provenance

By 1945, with Jas. A. Lewis & Son, New York; September 18, 1945, sold by Jas. A. Lewis & Son to Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1745

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.2091

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain