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Standing quietly on a round green base touched with green, supported by a green treestump and leaning forward, his left hand hanging down, his right hand slightly extended by a rhetorical gesture, a blue cap tied under his chin over his black half-mask, long gray pointed beard, wearing a white...

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Marks

Blue cross mark

Provenance

Otto Blohm (b. 1870 - d. 1944) and Magdalena Blohm (b. 1879 - d. 1950), Hamburg and Caracas. 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 1770

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Height: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1011

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain