Group of Lovers

German (Berlin)
about 1755
Made by Wilhelm Kaspar Wegely Manufactory, Germany


Dimensions

Height: 22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1006

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Standing and seated beside a leafy tree-stump beside a white scroll-molded vase enriched in gilding, she playing the lute and wearing a puce and lavender flowered dress, a flower spray in the corsage wearing green shoes with red ribbons, he with right arm upraised holding a letter, molded base enriched in gilding.

Markings

Blue underglaze mark.

Provenance

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