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Drunken Fisherman

German
about 1738
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany), Modeled by Johann Joachim Kändler (German, 1706–1775)


Dimensions

Overall: 18.1 x 8.7 x 8.3 cm (7 1/8 x 3 7/16 x 3 1/4 in.) Other (Overall): 8.3cm (3 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1977.283

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Provenance

1959, possibly sold by Delomosne and Son, Ltd., London [see note], to Jean Mauzé (b. 1903 - d. 1974) and Abby Rockefeller Mauzé (b. 1903 - d. 1976), New York; 1977, bequest of Abby Rockefeller Mauzé to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 11, 1977)

NOTE: According to a handwritten note in the MFA curatorial file.

Credit Line

Bequest of Abby Rockefeller Mauze