Figure of Isabella

German
about 1754
Made by Fürstenberg Manufactory (Germany), Modeled by Simon Feilner (1726–1798)


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Height: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.886

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Standing, her left hand tucked into her coat, feathers in her hair, in iron-red coat with yellow borders and a blue skirt reserved with indianische Blumen in iron-red, yellow and green, its scalloped border edged in puce and yellow and with florettes in the same colors.

Provenance

Otto Blohm (b. 1870 - d. 1944) and Magdalena Blohm (b. 1879 - d. 1950), Hamburg, Caracas, and New York; April 24, 1961, Blohm sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 418, probably to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2006), 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