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Figure of Venus

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Standing nude with her hair tied up in a pink and gold ribbon before a tree-stump, draped in a pink and yellow cloth on grassy mound base.

Marks

Blue wheel mark, incised marks S71N14

Provenance

Anonymous. October 4, 1982, sale, Christie's, London, lot 91. 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

German, about 1771

Dimensions

Height: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.996

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics