Negress with covered basket
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)
Object Place: Europe, England
21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Grayish white; both on irregular base and joined to tree trunk with leafy branches between. Roots, twigs and flowers on mended base; slightly concave beneath, incised with date. Figure in short skirt and turban, feet apart, bends slightly at waist, arms spread. Deep elliptical basket, domed cover has flowering twig handle.
Related color example 1988.581a-b
Incised date on glazed underside of base, "1750"
O. Glendenning; by 1959, Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection