Figure of Liberty

English
about 1753-1755
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

26.35 cm (10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1781

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Figure of Freedom on flat scroll base, gilt lines at front, reclining ram at right. Tree trunk supports leaning figure and elbow of raised right arm with a bird in hand. Left hand holds staff with blue ribbon and gold tip. Dog at leftrests forepaws on knee of man, standing feet crossed, black shoes, blue bows, yellow breeches with red and blue, white ruffled shirt, blue-lined pink jacket, pink hat on low branch of tree. Set with 65.1782. Base concave and glazed.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection