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White, Standing bending forward, feet apart, flower between, on triangular base. Rounded point at back with tree stump, front corners canted. Round cap with topknot, loose long coat open at front, left side shows knee breeches; shoes with bows. Arms bent at elbow, hands raised palms up. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988) NOTES: [1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English,

Object Place

England

Dimensions

17.14 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1000

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain