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Figure of a Chinese Boy

German
About 1750–55


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Accession Number

1988.1062

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Figure of boy wearing hat in the form of a cabbage leaf. Striding forward with right leg and left hand raised. Polychrome floral ornament on his robe.

Inscription

Katz collection label "M-55" placed over dealer's label of Antique Porcelain Company, New York.

Markings

Underglaze blue crossed swords on back edge of base.

Provenance

Antique Porcelain Company, New York (dealers). By 1988, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection