Hunter

English
1758–69
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

29.84 cm (11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.1033

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Circular slightly modelled base with applied flowers, two spotted hounds, one seated. Figure holds gun barrel in both hands (missing from lower left hand to knee), stock on base. Wears gilt-edged black tricorn hat, red rose-lined coat, flowered and gilt skirted waistcoat, yellow breeches, brown garters and knee boots turned over at top. Two pouches on rose bands. Oak stump with acorns, some leaves broken. Mark: gold anchor at back of base.

Markings

Mark: gold anchor at back of base.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine