Magot

French (Chantilly)
about 1740
Made at Chantilly Manufactory (France)


Dimensions

Height: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.963

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Seated on a monster, his left hand resting on its snarling head and its tail curled up behind him with moustached detachable head in conical cap seated beside a dragon (nose, moustaches and ear of monster restored)

Provenance

1973, October 29, Christie's, London, lot 148 (sold anonymously)

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger