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Standing, stooped on irregular base with applied flowers, against tree trunk. Barefeet and head, bearded. Wears pink shawl covering left arm, right arm bare. Yellow shirt, brown ragged breeches, yellow pouch at waist on left. 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

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

1988.943

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain