Standing Bather

French
18th century
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

35 cm (13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.553

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

After a model by Etienne-Maurice Falconet (1716-1791). Soft-paste biscuit porcelain. Marks: incised F. Figure of a nude female with headband and rose in hair. Drapery over lower portion of body which cascades over a tree stump to her left on which she leans. Figure stands with left leg forward and foot extended over edge of rocky base.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie