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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1735 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed white hard-paste porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr A.L.B. Ashton, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.216-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 20, shelf 4

Physical description

Figure of Saint Frances in glazed white hard-paste porcelain. He stands wearing the habit and a rosary hangs from his girdle. His hands are crossed on his chest and his head is bent.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1735 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Glazed white hard-paste porcelain

Dimensions

Height: 26.4 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of Saint Frances in glazed white hard-paste porcelain, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1735

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Man; Rosary

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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