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Kuan Yin

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Factory director:
Böttger Period (1713–1720)
Date:
ca. 1711
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Stoneware
Dimensions:
H. 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.319
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Copied, and possibly cast, from a model in Chinese blanc de chine porcelain, ca. 1700.
Marking: No marks
possibly Count de Luckner ; [ A. & R. Ball , New York, until 1947; sold to Mrs. Sheafer ] ; Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (1947–74; bequeathed to MMA)
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