Figural group

Belgian (Tournai)
1770–80
Made at Tournai Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, Tournai, Belgium

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.929

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Figural group in undecorated porcelain. Two children, one wears a hat and rides on a goat’s back, the other wears a leafy crown and holds onto one of the goat’s horns. Figures are elevated above rockwork on a log overgrown with grapes and vines.

Markings

Incised on underside of base: "DV"

Provenance

Mrs. Richard Baker. 1896, gift of Mrs. T. O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, from the collection of Mrs. Richard Baker