The Fortune Teller

English
1750–55
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

17.15 x 14.61 cm (6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.1022

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

After an engraving by P. Aveline of a Boucher painting, “La Bonne Aventure.”. White group, irregular base has large holes on bottom, high at back. Two figures: lady in square-necked, long-skirted gown with garland of flowers across right shoulder to waist in back, below in front, holds in left hand a (broken) stick.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine