Shepherdess with recorder
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Object Place: Europe, Germany
24.6 cm (9 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Figure of a young Girl holding a wind instrument to mouth, short purple coat over a yellow dress bordered by flowers, bag over left shoulder, mauve bows on shoes, lamb at right on rococo base together with flowers in relief. Seven places of leaf damage on trunk; a branch missing from base of trunk, two leaves chipped on base.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection