The Music Lesson

German (Frankenthal)
about 1759
Made at Frankenthal Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

21.8 cm (8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.874

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Man and woman seated under a vase of flowers; the man has purple clothes and the woman a yellow dress with sprigs of green; both have musical instruments.

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker Collection. Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker