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Pigeon Tureen and Cover

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With plumage in rich purple and black, supported on a green foliage stem.

Provenance

Clemens August, Elector Archbishop of Cologne. 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

French, about 1748

Dimensions

Height: 33 cm (13 in.)

Accession Number

2006.913.1a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics