Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Shepherd musicians

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date:
ca. 1744
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gilt-bronze mount
Dimensions:
Height: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.118
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on sheet music: Polonoise

Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on underside: Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
Irwin Untermyer (by 1956–64; to MMA)
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