Seated Cavalier and Lady

German
about 1745
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

13.33 x 15.87 cm (5 1/4 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1153

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Seated man in yellow waistcoat, white shirt, puce cape and lavender breeches leans forward to offer snuff in a gold box to a lady seated to his right. Lady wears a white cap, a flowered dress with a puce apron and a black ribbon around her neck. Base is encrusted with flowers and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Richard and Ellen Paine by their children