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Her right foot forward and her head slightly turned in yellow-braided puce hate, yellow braided blue bodice, puce-lined green skirt edged in yellow and blue-edged yellow skirt.

Marks

incised IG mark

Provenance

Otto Blohm (b. 1870 - d. 1944) and Magdalena Blohm (b. 1879 - d. 1950), Hamburg and Caracas. 1956, Simon Goldblatt; May 2, 1956, Goldblatt sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 192, probably to 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 1752

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Height: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.869

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics