Figure of Spring
Made by Höchst Manufactory (Germany)
Height: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Modelled as a lady carrying flowers in her arms and wearing a white, purple-lined dress painted with flowers and gathered by a strap over her shoulder, her black hair enriched with flowers.
Impressed B, 2, painter's mark B: in black for Philipp Magnus Bechel.
By 1925, Adolf Beckhardt (b. 1890 - d. 1962), Frankfurt and New York [see note 1]. Milburn Collection, New York. May 25, 1982, anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 192. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York; 2006, bequest and gift of the Pfluegers to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 26, 2006)
 He lent this to the exhibition "Höchster Porzellan" (Mainz, 1925), cat. no. 4.
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger