Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Boy and girl fleeing from a burning building

Manufactory:
Höchst Manufactory (German, 1746–1796)
Artist:
After a print by G. Amiconi (1673–1752)
Artist:
After a print by J.G. Hertel (copy after Amiconi)
Date:
ca. 1755
Culture:
German, Höchst
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1943
Accession Number:
43.100.51
Not on view
Marking: Incised on underside of base: Wheel (Höchst factory mark)
Adolf Beckhardt (until November 1942; sold for $275 to Wilson) ; R. Thornton Wilson (1942–43; to MMA)
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