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Peasant Boy

English
about 1750
Made at Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

17.78 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

1988.839

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

On shaped and somewhat fluted base, leaning on stump. Yellow tricorn hat, yellow coat with pale flowers, light pink cape, white shirt, green breeches, slovenly stocking and black sabots. Unmarked.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection