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La Scaramouche

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Standing, her left foot forward and her head turned to the left, holding the corners of her apron, in a black dress and white apron edged in iron-red, her hat and bodice with blue rosettes.

Marks

incised NGH

Provenance

Dr. Adolf Moritz List (b. 1861 - d. 1938), Magdeburg. Otto Blohm (b. 1870 - d. 1944) and Magdalena Blohm (b. 1879 - d. 1950), Hamburg and Caracas; October 9, 1961, Blohm sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 644, probably to Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York; 2006, bequest and gift of the Pfluegers to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)

Credit Line

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

Figure of Columbine

German, about 1752

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Height: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.871

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics