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Figure of Scaramouche Playing the Mandolin

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In black cloak and suit (tip of his instrument missing)

Provenance

By 1963, Edward M. Pflueger and Kiyi Powers Pflueger, New York [see note 1]; 2004, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 21, 2004) NOTES: [1] Ernst Kramer, "Die Theaterfiguren von Closter Veilsdorf," Keramos 20 (1963): fig. 2.

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger, and John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

German, about 1764–65

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

2004.220

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics