User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Vase

Start collecting

Vases on pedestals with three children at base, all on scrolled base with raised colored flowers. Flower finial on vase, and painted flowers on sides. Flowers in children's hands, scant drapery in colors. Mark: RED ANCHOR.

Provenance

1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine

English, About 1750–58

Object Place

England

Dimensions

22.86 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

30.304a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain