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Woman playing a hurdy-gurdy

Factory:
Höchst Manufactory (German, 1746–1796)
Date:
ca. 1765–70
Culture:
German, Höchst
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1943
Accession Number:
43.100.49
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of base: [1] Wheel (Höchst factory mark)

Incised on underside: [2] M I, 66, 26
Adolf Beckhardt , New York (before 1942; sold for $40 to Minerva Galleries) ; [ Minerva Galleries , New York, until December 1942; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (1942–43; to MMA)
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