Group of three musicians

French (Pont-aux-Choux)
early 19th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

30.16 cm (11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.259

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Faience- fine. Group of three Musicians, representing Bacchante, Satyr, and Cupid, in white glazed faience. Grouped around a tree stump. Bacchante draped in a flowing garment stands and rests a foot on a tipped over urn, playing a type of cymbals? Satyr and Cupid represented as seated nude figures playing a type of horn and drum respectively.

Credit Line

The Edward Jackson Holmes Collection—Bequest of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes