Old Man

English
about 1755-1760
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

12.7 cm (5 in.)

Accession Number

1988.943

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Standing, stooped figure on irregular base with applied flowers, against tree trunk. Barefeet and head, bearded. Wears pink shawl covering left arm, right arm bare. Yellow shirt, brown ragged breeches, yellow pouch at waist on left.

Markings

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