Figure of a seated sage
Made by Saint-Cloud Manufactory (France)
Object Place: France
Height: 20.3 cm (8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)
Seated on rock-work, in leafy hat, once holding a cup in his left hand.
Possibly René Fribourg (b. 1880 - d. 1963), New York [see note 1]. Edward M. Pflueger (b. 1905 - d. 1997) and Kiyi Powers Pflueger (b. 1915 - d. 2008), New York; 2006, bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)
 Hugo Morely-Fletcher, author of "Early European Porcelain & Faience as Collected by Kiyi and Edward Pflueger" (London, 1993), believes that René Fribourg owned this piece at one time.
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger