Man with Fish

English
about 1751
Made at Charles Gouyn's Factory (St. James's, London, 1749–1759), Formerly known as Girl-in-a-Swing Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

19.06 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.786

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Girl-In-A-Swing type. White, on chamfered base, tree trunk with root and applied flowers. Open jacket, knee breeches, right foot on root, slightly stooped holding fish in both hands. Companion to 53.1021 (with color). Unmarked.

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