Figure of a Lady

English
about 1755
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

19.05 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.292

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

On base with stump covered with raised flowers. Yellow coat with brick red cuffs and collar, pink bodice and black hat. Skirt with lavender flowers, lavender shoes. Holds a whip. Mark: PAINTED RED ANCHOR. Set with 30.291.

Provenance

By 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930).

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine