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Figure of a Putto Piper

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Scantily draped in pink cloth.

Marks

gold wheel mark, incised IH

Provenance

By 1925, Adolf Beckhardt (b. 1890 - d. 1962), Frankfurt and New York [see note 1]. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. NOTES: [1] He lent this to the exhibition "Höchster Porzellan" (Mainz, 1925), cat. no. 43.

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1752

Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1071

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain