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Modeled as a girl in a white scarf, puce-striped yellow-edged tunic and sash, white shirt and yellow shoes, holding an orange cornucopia and a crustacean in her right hand, standing before rockwork on a pad base applied with two shells

Provenance

Anonymous. October 7, 1996, sale, Christie's, London, lot 265. 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

Italian, about 1760

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.933

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics