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Figure of December

German
about 1762–66
Made at Frankenthal Manufactory (Germany), Modeled by Franz Conrad Linck


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 18.2 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm (7 3/16 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1977.298

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

A standing figure clad in long light blue, fur-lined robe and matching tasseled hat, blowing on coals in a brazier in his right hand.

Markings

Carl Theodor mark beneath a crown and dot in underglaze blue.

Provenance

By 1977, Abby Rockefeller Mauze; 1977, bequest of Abby Rockefeller Mauze. (Accession date: May 11, 1977)

Credit Line

Bequest of Abby Rockefeller Mauze