Exotic figure

Figure of a Malabar

German
mid-18th century
Possibly made by Göggingen Manufactory, Germany


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.892.1

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

White faience figure in elaborate hat. Right arm gesturing to right and left hand on hip.

Provenance

Anonymous. May 11, 1987, sale, Christie's, Geneva, lot 8. 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