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Standing figure with long hair, feather in red cap, mulberry lined yellow cloak, mulberry tunic with slashed sleeves and loose green breeches; leaning against tree trunk, with applied flowers, from which satchel is hung. Tabor hung by ribbon from right wrist played with stick in left hand; right...

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Marks

Marked: gold anchor

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker

1758–69

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 27.78 cm (10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.936

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain