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Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Friedrich Eberlein (German, 1695–1749)
Date:
modeled 1745
Culture:
German, Meissen with French mounts
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gilt-bronze mounts
Dimensions:
Height: 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Ann Payne Blumenthal, 1943
Accession Number:
43.163.11a, b
Not on view
Marking: No marks on porcelain

Impressed on base of candelabrum (a) into the scroll under figure's right foot: Crowned C (French control mark for bronze and allied metals, in use 1745–49)
J.-L. Thurlow ; George and Florence Blumenthal , New York (by 1930) ; Ann Payne Blumenthal , New York (until 1943; to MMA)
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