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FIGURINE OF A BOY

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FIGURINE OF A BOY

Made by: Achille Bloch

On view in: Breakfast Room


About this object

A youth (.1) and a girl (.2). Both are in 18th century costume. The youth with gray hair in a pony tail wearing a green coat. gold dotted vest, tan pants and white stockings, holding a vase in his raised right hand, a black tricorn in his left. The woman with a blue bow in her hair, a yellow bodice, low-cut, and overskirt, underskirt whit with red flowers, gold hem, orange shoes; left arm raised; both on bases with gold rococo scrolls.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
FIGURINE OF A BOY
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
Paris, France
Date made:
1890-1920
Size:
4 in. (10.2 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.170.1
Signature marks:
MARK Both are marked at the back in blue with crossed arrows; "Made in France" in red underneath the base
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973