Seated Monk

English
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

13.33 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.951

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Savage Pl. 73A (but seated Nun). Absolution on red covered book, gilt edged. Puce lined black hood, black cuffs and band at front. Black cross beads and shoes. 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