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Joseph Fröhlich

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Artist:
After a composition by Christian Friedrich Boetius (1706–1782)
Date:
1736
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 9 13/16 in. (24.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Hugo Catano, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.74
Not on view
Inscription: Painted in gold on suspenders: J · F 1736

Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on underside of base: Crossed swords, slash between hilts (Meissen factory mark)
R. Thornton Wilson (until 1970; to MMA)
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