Spanish sportsman

English
1753–56
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745–1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

21.59 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30.294

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Seated on trunk of tree, holding a gun, three partridges at feet. In black hat with red feathers, white coat, purple armlets, red breeches, cream colored leggings. Body slightly damaged. Companion to 56.665

Markings

Red anchor

Provenance

By 1924, Alfred E. Hutton, London; 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