Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Two children in Turkish costume

Factory:
Höchst Manufactory (German, 1746–1796)
Modeler:
Johann Peter Melchior (German, 1742/47–1825)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
German, Höchst
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.218
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of base: Crowned wheel (Höchst factory mark)
[ Adolf Beckhardt , New York, until February 1944; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (1944–50; to MMA)
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