Statuette of cat
Overall: 12 x 5.4 cm (4 3/4 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rough brown wood, much worn; slight traces of white priming; paws broken off; split and broken; very crude work.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way