Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Hunters

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date:
ca. 1745
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gilt-bronze mount
Dimensions:
Height: 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.113
Not on view
Marking: Unmarked
Wauchope family, Niddrie Marischal, Edinburgh (until 1950; sale, Christie's, May 11, 1950, no. 68) ; Irwin Untermyer (by 1956–64; to MMA)
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