Turkish Man

about 1760
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

17.15 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.731

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Pair with 1982.732. Turkish man, in an ermine-lined rose colored robe and yellow shoes, and striped turban. Holds a large sweetmeat dish in shape of a scallop shell; on scroll edged base.

Provenance

Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; by inheritance to his widow, Ellen Eliot Paine (b. 1894 - d. 1987), Boston; 1982, year-end gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard C. Paine