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Figure of Mezzetin

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Dancing in black snood and cloak, his shirt edged in iron-red and his yellow breeches with purple stripes.

Marks

Blue cross mark

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 1775

Dimensions

Height: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1014

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain