Carpenter

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

1988.767

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Leans against stump at end of irregular base with applied flowers. Black hat, pink neckerchief with red dots, red coat, waistcoat, yellow apron. Breeched, black shoes, gold buckles. Hammer head in apron, bag of tools and lumber on stick over left shoulder

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