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Relief

English
about 1770
Probably modeled by Josiah Wedgwood & Thomas Bentley, active 1768–1780, Made by Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .122 L.

Accession Number

96.746

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (basaltware)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Black basalt ware; with a sleeping boy in high relief, lying on his stomach. Described in the Wedgwood and Bentley catalog of 1773 as one of “Five Boys by Fiammingo”, or “The Fleming,” as Francois Duquesnoy (1594-1643) was called.

Markings

None

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker