Singers

Musical Group

Italian
about 1750
Made by Capodimonte Manufactory (Italian (near Naples)), Modeled by Giuseppe Gricci (Italian, born about 1700-died in 1770)


Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.959

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

The girl singing, the man playing the hurdy-gurdy, the girl in powdered-lilac bodice and richly decorated apron and skirt, leaning against her companion in black and gold feathered hat, green dolman, patterned yellow jacket, iron-red breeches and black boots.

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger