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FIGURINE OF A WOMAN (ONE OF TWO)

On view in: Marjorie Post's Bedroom Hall


About this object

The statuette represents a young woman. She is standing and her right arm is resting on the open lid of a rectangular empty tan wicker basket. This rests on a leaf and flower covered pedestal. She wears a pink bodice and overskirt, a white apron and white underskirt with purple and orange flowers. On the rococo base are flowers and leaves in relief and scrolls touched with red and pale blue. A white dog with brown spots sits at the base of the pedestal.

Object name:
FIGURINE OF A WOMAN (ONE OF TWO)
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Derby, England
Date made:
ca. 1765
Size:
21.3 cm (8 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.106.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK underneath: patch marks, red Z
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973