Figure of a Clothing Seller

Figure of a Seamstress

Italian (Naples)
about 1750
Made by Capodimonte Manufactory (Italian (near Naples)), Modeled by Giuseppe Gricci (Italian, born about 1700-died in 1770)


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

2006.946

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

In puce edged white dress, holding a garment in each hand.

Provenance

Anonymous. July 8, 1969, sale. Sotheby's & Co, London, lot 151. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger