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Old man standing on green washed base with puce shells. Brown cap furtrimmed, white top coat, green collar and cuffs, brown coat and leggings, black shoes. Holds hands over flaming brazier set in base. 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 1753

Object Place

England

Dimensions

12.06 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.942

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain