Figure of Isabella d'Andreini

English (Chelsea)
about 1749-1752
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769), Design attributed to Joseph Willems (1716–1766)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

30.324

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain, enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Woman standing, in black hat, red bodice, shagreen veil, white frock with aubergine flower decoration. Painted flower decoration on base.

Markings

Mark: raised red anchor

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