Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pair of squirrels

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date:
ca. 1732
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Height with mount (.1): 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm); Height with mount (.2): 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Caroline Astor Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.212.1, .2
Not on view
Caroline Astor Wilson ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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