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Seated Musician

German
about 1748
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

13.65 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.278

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Shaped and modeled base with applied flowers. Skirted lavendar coat with gold buttons, white waistcoat with ruffles, lavendar knee breeches. Black shoes & bow tying peruke. Brown guitar. Small blue cross-swords mark on back of base.

Provenance

By 1956, Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer; 1956, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer. (Accession date: April 12, 1956)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lesley Sheafer