Standing with right foot forward and right hand raised, in a large black hat, long black coat with white ruff, black doublet and hose with purple waistcoat and belt, on flat white base.
Impressed with the shield mark and the letter T (Imperial Factory).
1928, Karl Mayer, Vienna; November 19-21, 1928, Mayer sale, Glückselig, Vienna, lot 292. 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 698, probably to Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York; 2006, bequest and gift of the Pfluegers to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger