Figure of a monk

Dutch?
around 1720-1725


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

30.48 cm (12 in.)

Accession Number

1970.371

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Hooded blue cape with white and blue habit, blue shoes and base: facial features outlined in blue. Foot of base unglazed. 4 small chips in front of base, 3 chips back; some chips around bottom edge of cape.

Provenance

September, 1967, sold from the Katz collection, The Netherlands, to Kunstzalen A. Vecht (dealer), Amsterdam; 1970, sold by Kunstzalen A. Vecht to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 30, 1970)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by R. Thornton Wilson