Mezzotin from the Italian Comedy

1753–58
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

15.24 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

30.281

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

In black shoes, hat, and cape lined with white. Pink tunic. Gold buttons. Fingers broken. Right arm repaired.

Markings

Red anchor

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine