Pu-tai Ho-Shang

English
about 1745
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1988.780

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Figure of Chinese Lohan. Pu-Tai Ho-Shang (white and hollow), sits cross-legged on an irregular base, hands on knees (one broken as is edge of base) robe obpen. Earbobs.

Inscription

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