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Street musician

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
French (Avon) (School of)
Medium:
Lead-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 9 13/16 x 4 1/2 x 3 5/16 in. (24.9 x 11.4 x 8.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Julia A. Berwind, 1953
Accession Number:
53.225.51
Not on view
Possibly Émile Gavet (until 1897; sale, Catalogue des objets d'art et de haute curiosite de la Renaissance…La Collection de M[onsieur] Emile Gavet, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 31–June 9, 1897, p. 128, no. 495); Julia A. Berwind (until 1953; to MMA)
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