Grape Gatherer

English
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.944

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White. Walking figure of boy on irregular base with modeled grape vine at front, stump at back. Tricorn hat, loose shirt with elbow sleeves. Ruffled at neck, bloused above breeches with untied lacing at knee. Large bows on shoes. Bunch of grapes on outst

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