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Figure of Turkish girl

Figure of Turkish girl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Basil Ionides Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.100-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 5

Physical description

Figure of a Turkish girl, probably after a Meissen original. She stands on a low green mound base with head inclined, her raised right arm broken off at the wrist, her left clutching the hem of a long-turquoise-green robe.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Dimensions

Height: 11.7 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of a Turkish girl, probably after a Meissen original, porcelain painted in overglaze enamels; China, Qing dynasty, ca. 1760

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Howard, David Sanctuary. China for the West: Chinese porcelain & other decorative arts for export illustrated from the Mottahedeh Collection. London; New York: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1978, Vol. 2, p. 619.

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Girls

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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