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Spaghetti eaters (Columbine and Pulcinella)

Factory:
Capodimonte (Italian)
Modeler:
Giuseppe Gricci (Italian, ca. 1700–1770)
Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
Italian, Naples
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.350
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 508
Columbine and Pulcinella are seen in a vignette form the commedia dell'arte.
Marking: Fleur-de-lis (in blue enamel, on base)
Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964; to MMA)
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