Harlequin and Columbine

English
about 1750
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1407

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Italian comedy group of almost cream color on irregular base. Two seated figures (H’s right toe gone) Harlequine holds music in right hand, left arm under Columbine’s plucking stringed instrument (two fingers of left hand missing). After a Meissen model by J. J. Kandler, based on an engraving by C. N. Cochin after a Watteau design.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection