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Figure of a Lady with an Owl Disguised as a Baby

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In yellow cap, white dress trimmed in gold and puce, and blue and gold shoes.

Marks

Impressed fleur-de-lys and 43 mark

Provenance

August 16, 1976, purchased by Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger 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

Italian, about 1750

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Height: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.950

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics