Standing on a shaped flat rockwork base with right leg forward, wearing a black hat, white jacket, shirt and breeches edged in puce, yellow boots, a yellow basket attached to his waist by a gilt strap, carrying nets over his left shoulder and three birdcages bound with gilt cords in his right hand.
Incuse fleur-de-lys mark
Anonymous. April 10, 1961, sale. Sotheby's & Co, London, lot 65. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger
Italian, about 1750