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Shepherdess

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On scrolled painted and gilded base, small hole in bottom, with low flowering stump (broken). Sheep stands on hind legs, girl holds flowers at its neck. She wears broad-rimmed white hat, green underneath, red ribbon; white blouse under rose bodice with fl

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, 1758–69

Object Place

England

Dimensions

16.83 cm (6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.1025

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain