A Mendicant

English
about 1752
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

19.68 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.657

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Variant of C 108, with head tied in white cloth, holding black hat with coin in it in outstretched hand. Mark: red anchor. Overcast peach flourescence.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection