Object Place: Meissen, Germany
Overall: 13.2 x 13.4 x 13.8 cm (5 3/16 x 5 1/4 x 5 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain decorated with polychrome enamels
Not On View
Modeled by Johann Jakob Irminger; decorated in Holland 1725-30. The vasiform body on a stepped foot is decorated with applied branches of roses and leaves in high relief painted in purple, puce, blue, green, orange, and black; insects and sprigs of flowers are painted on the body in similar colors. A simple scroll and floral band is painted on the foot. The cover is missing.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection