Mezzotin,from the Italian Comedy

English
about 1753
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

14.61 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.757

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Like 30.281 Paine MFA. Black hat, pink jacket with gold buttons, black cloak lined white, pink breeches. Black shoes, yellow flowers for buckles. Mark: red anchor. Peach fluorescence.

Markings

Mark: red anchor

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection