Figure of Venus

Dutch
about 1765
Made by Weesp factory (Holland), Modeled by Nicolas-François Gauron


Dimensions

Height: 22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

2006.964

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Standing scantily clad with a colored cloth, turned slightly to the right before rockwork with foliage.

Markings

blue crossed swords and dot mark

Provenance

J.M. Noothoven van Goor. May 7, 1987, sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, lot 147. 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