Figure of a Girl

German
about 1765
Made by Höchst Manufactory (Germany)


Dimensions

Height: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1047

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Holding a basket of flowers over one arm, her head turned to one side, wearing an orange-lined and green-trimmed yellow hat, puce-patterned overskirt, gilt bodice and blue and red chequered underskirt, a green and gold scarf around her shoulders, the grassy mound base washed in green and brown.

Provenance

Von Pannwitz. May 24, 1966, sale Sotheby & Co., London, lot 80. 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