Flora

English
1750–58
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

26.67 cm (10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.295a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Classical pose. The drapery of white with sprays of flowers in colors, the urn draped with yellow ground material. Gilded scroll base. Background a tree trunk with raised flowers. Mark: 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