Figure of a Putto Piper

German
about 1752
Made by Höchst Manufactory (Germany)


Dimensions

Height: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1071

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Scantily draped in pink cloth.

Markings

gold wheel mark, incised IH

Provenance

By 1925, Adolf Beckhardt (b. 1890 - d. 1962), Frankfurt and New York [see note 1]. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA.

NOTES:
[1] He lent this to the exhibition "Höchster Porzellan" (Mainz, 1925), cat. no. 43.

Credit Line

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