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Lalage

Factory:
Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1747–present)
Modeler:
Franz Anton Bustelli (Swiss, Locarno ca. 1720–1763 Munich)
Date:
ca. 1763–67
Culture:
German, Nymphenburg
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1943
Accession Number:
43.100.56
Not on view
Marking: Impressed on top of base: [1] Shield (Nymphenburg factory mark)


Painted in underglaze blue enamel on side of base: [2] C with tail, 2, M, 1, A, 3 in horizontal row

Impressed near proper right foot: [3] 2

Incised on underside of base: [4] oval
[ Paul Drey , New York, 1941; sold for $1,500 to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (1941–43; to MMA)
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