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Figure of La Scaramouche

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Her right hand lifting her skirt, her left hand on her hip, wearing black tricorn hat, white ruff, lilac flowered coat, blue bodice and skirt enameled with flowers, gilt borders.

Provenance

Otto Blohm (b. 1870 - d. 1944) and Magdalena Blohm (b. 1879 - d. 1950), Hamburg and Caracas; July 4, 1960, Blohm sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 176i, 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

German, about 1754

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2006.885

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics