Girl and Boy Group

English
about 1751
Made at Charles Gouyn's Factory (St. James's, London, 1749–1759), Formerly known as Girl-in-a-Swing Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

13.34 x 12.7 x 9.53 cm (5 1/4 x 5 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.783

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Girl-in-a-Swing Group. Pendant to 1988.782 but facing opposite direction and with a lamb in girl’s lap. She has blue neck ribbon, yellow bodice and flowered skirt. He has white flowered coat, blue bows, rose breeches. Unmarked. Hollow.

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection