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Seated Chinese

Factory:
Possibly Mennecy or
Factory:
Sceaux
Date:
ca. 1755–65
Culture:
French, possibly Mennecy or Sceaux
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 10 3/16 in. (25.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.272
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 543
Marking: Unmarked
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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