Figure of a Pantalone

Italian
1790–1800
Made by Naples Manufactory (Italian)


Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1017

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Bearded, with black snood and long coat and with pale-red tunic, his belt with a blue spotted kerchief and a dagger on mound base.

Provenance

Anonymous. April 20, 1964, sale, Christie's, London, lot 93. Anonymous. December 3, 1982, sale, Christie's, Geneva, lot 65. 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