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Captain

Factory:
Höchst Manufactory (German, 1746–1796)
Modeler:
Model attributed to Johann Christoph Ludwig von Lücke (German, Dresden 1703–1780 Gdansk (Danzig))
Date:
ca. 1750–53
Culture:
German, Höchst
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.225
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 538
Marking: Painted in red enamel on underside of base: [1] Wheel (Höchst factory mark); [2] P G S below mark [1]; Incised and glaze-filled on underside of base: [3] P I
Otto and Magdalena Blohm (until 1961; sale, Sotheby's, London, April 24–25, 1961, no. 392 ; to Linsky); Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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