Touch, from a series of the Senses

English
about 1752
Made by Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Dimensions

Height: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.958

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

A Derby white Chinoiserie group of Feeling (or Touch) from the Chinese Senses. Modeled with a standing Malabar with flowering moustache and conical hat, a running boy at his side.

Provenance

By 1987, Graham and Oxley, London (dealers); purchased June 10, 1987 by Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger