Group of a Chinese Horseman Attacked by Wolves

German
About 1766–67
Made by Nymphenburg Manufactory (Germany), Possibly modeled by Franz Anton Bustelli (1723–1763)


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Height: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.969

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

The man in black foliate hat, his shirt with blue rosettes and patterned puce borders, his iron-red trousers with rosettes on a dappled gray horse, the leopard naturally decorated.

Markings

Impressed shield mark, F and DI

Provenance

M. H. Graham Vivian. December 10, 1954, sale, Sotheby's & Co., lot 63. 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