Figure of a Woman
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)
Object Place: Europe, England
22.23 cm (8 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Soft-paste porcelain, enamel decoration
Not On View
Figure of a woman (fisherwoman?) seated on a rock, on an irregular base painted to suggest seaweed. She wears a brown hood, shoulder-length, white surplice collar on green bodice laced with pink, sleeves edged with wide puce bands. Holds out white apron with holes for flowers. Yellow skirt, red shoes.
By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)
 From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection