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Group of a Chinaman on Horseback Being Attacked by Wolves

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The man in black foliate hat, his shirt with blue rosettes and patterned puce borders, his iron-red trousers with rosettes on a dappled gray horse, the leopard naturally decorated.

Marks

Impressed shield mark, F and DI

Provenance

M. H. Graham Vivian. December 10, 1954, sale, Sotheby's & Co., lot 63. 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 1766–67

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Height: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.969

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with enamel decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics