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Group of Harlequin and Colombine

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Harlequin in brown mask, puce lozenge-patterned white jacket and trousers with gilt buttons and belt and cream shoes, a dagger at his waist, perched on the edge of a rock gently grabbing Columbine's hat, Columbine with her right arm resting on Harlequin's shoulder and her left hand holding her...

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Provenance

Anonymous. October 7, 1996, sale, Christie's, London, lot 256. 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

Italian, about 1750

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.929

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics