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Figure of a Chinaman

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With a bird in his hand, his shirt edged in pink and striped in orange, with gilt tassels and flowered robe.

Marks

PH mark impressed twice

Provenance

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 1755

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1119

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain