Figure of a Pedlar's wife

English
1750–58
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

11.49 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.272

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Carrying a baby and basket. In lavendar cloak, green bodice lined red, and yellow skirt. On flower base. Set with 30.271. Mark: RED ANCHOR.

Markings

Red anchor on base below left toe

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine