Model attributed to Gaspero Bruschi (Italian, ca. 1710–1780, active 1737–80)
H. 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.)
Rogers Fund, 1906
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 508
This figure of a Turk is from a series of twenty-four produced at Doccia based on book illustrations depicting Middle Eastern costumes published in 1714 by Charles, count of Ferriol and French ambassador to Constantinople.