Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)
Object Place: Europe, England
Overall: 27.78 cm (10 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration
Not On View
Standing figure with long hair, feather in red cap, mulberry lined yellow cloak, mulberry tunic with slashed sleeves and loose green breeches; leaning against tree trunk, with applied flowers, from which satchel is hung. Tabor hung by ribbon from right wrist played with stick in left hand; right hand holds pipe to mouth.
Marked: gold anchor
Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker