Man in Eastern costume

English
1750–58
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

13.97 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.277

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Seated on stump holding shell with painted flowers. Pink coat lined with yellow, white breeches decorated with sprays of flowers. Yellow turban with red feather, red shoes.. Set with 30.278.

Markings

Mark: RED ANCHOR

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