Woman and two boys

probably 1784 with later decoration
Made at Frankenthal Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

19.3 cm (7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2102

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Group. Woman seated on rock, playing with two boys, one boy wearing red polka dot jacket, white breeches, the other has striped blue pants, white tunic, black hat; woman white bodice, blue sash, mauve striped skirt, over which has rolled yellow material, on simulated rock base.

Markings

Mark: incised "W" no. 2; underglaze blue crown, TC, dots, 84. (Carl Theodore?)

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection