Figure of a Parrot

German
about 1750
Made by Höchst Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Höchst, Germany

Dimensions

Height: 43.2 cm (17 in.)

Accession Number

2006.909

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

On View

Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Perched on a tall tree and rococo scroll base.

Provenance

1969, Lucien Delplace et Fils, Brussels; June 23, 1969, sold by Delplace to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger