Singer

German
about 1762–66
Made at Frankenthal Manufactory (Germany), Modeled by Franz Conrad Linck


Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 12.7 x 10.2 cm (6 1/2 x 5 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

67.1193

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Figure of a singer with one arm outstretched holding a sheet of music. Wears gray curled wig, long puce cape lined in white, white coat and tunic and breeches in white with yellow and iron-red stripes.

Markings

Interlaced CT with a crown; AB for Adam Bergdoll

Provenance

By 1967, Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger, New York, NY; 1967, year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger. (Accession date: December 21, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edward M. Pflueger