Figure of Scapin

German
about 1755
Made by Frankenthal Manufactory (Germany), Modeled by Johann Wilhelm Lanz (German, active in France, 1748-61)


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1002

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

From the Italian comedy series, standing, his right left extended, his left arm behind him and his right bent, in brown hat and cloak, with iron-red suit and yellow sash, the shaped base molded with gilt scrolls.

Provenance

Lady Mary Loyd. March 13, 1967, sale, Christie's, London, lot 90. 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