Bird

English
about 1750
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.729

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White on tree stump with applied flowers, right foot on branch, long neck, head turned back, closed wings, long tail. Mark: raised anchor at back, mid-stump. Akin to single bird on Stoner Pl. 4.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection