Man with Bagpipe

English
18th century
about 1750
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

14.92 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1988.883

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

English, Snowman type. On triangular base, canted front corners, stump at back. Legs widespread, bagpipe under right arm, pipes across left arm, one dangling.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection