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Female Falconer

German
about 1744-1746
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

17.14 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.733

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Modelled by J. F. Eberlein. Pair with 1982.734. Female falconer, in yellow skirt and white apron, green bodice and yellow overcoat, red shoes, and black tricorn hat, brown falcon with blue hood on her left wrist; rounded bases of figure with flower and tree stump support. Underglaze blue crossed swords mark under 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