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Perched on a tree stump naturalistically decorated in red, brown, and blue

Marks

GS marked in green

Provenance

By 1965, Mrs. Edward (Marjorie Merriweather Post) Hutton (b. 1887 - d. 1973), New York and Washington, D.C.; November 23, 1965, Hutton sale, Sotheby & Co., London, lot 69, to the Antique Porcelain Company, New York; November 24, 1965, sold by the Antique Porcelain Company to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger 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 1750

Object Place

Höchst, Germany

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2006.907

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics