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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Vienna (made)

  • Date:

    1745-1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased under the bequest of Captain H.B. Murray.

  • Museum number:

    C.67-1939

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case Q, shelf 4

Physical description

Figure of a huntress in hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. The woman is wearing a panniered skirt, short flounced coat and small cap, and she holds a fowling-piece against her right arm, and advances her left hand palm outwards. No base.

Place of Origin

Vienna (made)

Date

1745-1755 (made)

Artist/maker

Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Shield of Austria and 'i'
Impressed

Dimensions

Height: 14.9 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a huntress in hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Imperial Vienna Porcelain factory, Vienna, 1745-1755.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Hunter; Woman; Gun

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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