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The Washerwoman

Manufactory:
Capodimonte (Italian)
Modeler:
Giuseppe Gricci (Italian, ca. 1700–1770)
Artist:
After a print by Charles Nicolas Cochin I (French, Paris 1688–1754 Paris)
Artist:
After a painting by Jean Siméon Chardin (French, Paris 1699–1779 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1752–58
Culture:
Italian, Naples (Capodimonte)
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 3/16 in. (18.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.279
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 543
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside of unglazed base: Fleur-de-lis
Admiral A. Walker-Heneage-Vivian and ; Vivian Graham Loyd (until 1952; sale, Sotheby's, London, December 2, 1952, lot 51) ; Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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