Exotic figure

Malabar

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


Dimensions

Height: 33.7 cm (13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.892.2

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

White faience figure in elaborate hat, feathered cape and skirt and long cloak. Left arm pointing toward right.

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