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Vegetable Boy

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Figure of a bare foot boy, turquoise jacket, red breeches carrying a bundle of vegetables on head and in apron.

Marks

gold anchor

Provenance

By 1942, with Philip Suval, New York; April 20, 1942, sold by Philip Suval Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

English, 1758–70

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5cm (6 1/8in.)

Accession Number

65.2180

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain