Figure of a Young Bacchus

German
about 1760
Possibly made by Brunswick Manufactory


Dimensions

Height: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1061

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Draped in a lion’s pelt, with grapes in his hair and holding a glass of wine in his upraised right hand, his left hand resting on a tree-stump, raised on a stepped square brown marbled base.

Provenance

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