Man with Bagpipes

English
about 1750
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

15.87 cm (6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1011

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Variation of the 4 Snowman types. On triangular base, canted front corners stup 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