Negro with basket

English
about 1750
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

21.59 x 10.16 x 12.7 cm (8 1/2 x 4 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

1988.581a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Similar to B187 but with applied flowers at interlacing of oval basket, and in color. Striped turban, tellow cloth, rose stripes and blue flowers. Tree trunk shorter. Inside basket flowers and butterfly.

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