Small covered tureen

Hungarian
about 1750
Made at Holitsch Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, Hollitsch, Hungary

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 21.5 x 15.9 cm (4 3/4 x 8 7/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1983.97a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

On View

Angelica Lloyd Russell Gallery (Gallery 142)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Small covered tureen or broth bowl, with crabstock handles and painted in polychrome chinoiserie scenes on body and lid.

Provenance

Duke de Talleryand (according to note from donor); 1970, Blumka Gallery, New York; June 4, 1970, sold by Blumka to R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1983, bequest of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson