Figure of Pantaloon

German
about 1754
Made by Fürstenberg Manufactory (Germany), Modeled by Simon Feilner (1726–1798)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 12.3 x 7.6 cm (7 7/8 x 4 13/16 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

1977.300

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Inscription

Incised on base: "3 H"

Adhered to underside of base: (1) paper label of Antique Porcelain Coompany, New York; (2) and second paper label, with hand-written inscription: "PR FURSTENBERG/ C.1755 - ANTIQUE/ PORC. CO. N.Y./ JEAN TO A.R.M./ XMAS '59"

Provenance

About 1959, purchased from Antique Porcelain Company, New York; December 1959, given by Jean Mauze to Abby Rockefeller Mauze; 1977, gift to the MFA by Abby Rockefeller Mauze.

Credit Line

Bequest of Abby Rockefeller Mauze