Youthful Bacchantes

Youthful Deciples of Bacchus

German
Made at Ludwigsburg Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Ludwigsburg

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.25 (9 7/8")

Accession Number

34.1380

Medium or Technique

Porcelain?

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Group: Youthful Bacchantes. Slightly draped figure seated on crag holds cup and pours from bottle into cup held by vine-crowned youth on lower crag. Third figure, standing, (wings broken), reaches up with cup in both hands. Two birds, dog and ewer on elliptical plinth. Colors: pink, green, gray, blue.. Marked: Crown, twined Cs on Bottom.

Provenance

1934, gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman (b. 1850 - d. 1938), Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman