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Seated on stump on green and aubergine rococo base, applied flowers, white cape on back of head, aubergine shawl loose jacket with wide "Littler's blue" collar, pink skirt self colored. Red shoes, black rosettes. 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 1755

Object Place

England

Dimensions

13.02 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.920

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain