Figure of Columbine
Object Place: Germany
Height: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain with enamel decoration
Not On View
Standing, her left foot forward and her head turned to the left, holding the corners of her apron, in a black dress and white apron edged in iron-red, her hat and bodice with blue rosettes.
By 1908, Adolf Moritz List (b. 1861 - d. 1938), Magdeburg [see note 1]. Otto Blohm (b. 1870 - d. 1944) and Magdalena Blohm (b. 1879 - d. 1950), Hamburg, Caracas, and New York; October 9, 1961, Blohm sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 644, probably to Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2006), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)
 Edmund Wilhelm Braun-Troppau, "Die Frühzeit der Figuralen Plastik in der Höchster Porzellanfabrik," Kunst und Kunsthandwerk 11 (1908), p. 542, ill. This figure was not included in either of the sales of the List collection held in Berlin in 1939 and 1940.
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger