Male cook

English
18th century
about 1760-1765
Probably by Vauxhall Manufactory (English (London)), Formerly attributed to Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

15.24 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

1988.921

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Seated on high rockwork plinths, washed yellow green, with large applied flowers. Man: dark blue cap, gold star, red and white feather, white jacket rose collar and cuffs, iron red design, dark blue apron with gold, rose boots. Holds cooking pot by handle. Mate to 1988.922

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection