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Figure of Autumn

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Standing on flat square base, her bare right foot placed on a wine skin, holding a basket of grapes and other fruit in her left hand, wearing a green decolleté bodice and puce sprigged skirt.

Provenance

Simon Goldblatt Esq.. May 2, 1956, sale, Sotheby & Co., London, lot 187. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1750

Dimensions

Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1069

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain