Venus

Bust of Venus

English (Staffordshire)
About 1769–80
Made by Josiah Wedgwood & Thomas Bentley, active 1768–1780


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

56.2 cm (22 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1202a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (basaltware)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Provenance

Marshall Field and Company, Chicago; sold by Marshall Field to Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago; 1949, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 13, 1949)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection