Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Asian man (one of a pair)

Manufactory:
Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1747–present)
Modeler:
After a model by Franz Anton Bustelli (Swiss, Locarno ca. 1720–1763 Munich)
Date:
20th century, or possibly 1780s
Culture:
German, Nymphenburg
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 4 in. (10.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1908
Accession Number:
08.177.2
Not on view
Marking: Impressed beneath teabowl and saucer: [1] Shield (Nymphenburg factory mark)

Incised on underside of base: [2] 71
[ Drey , until 1908; sold as a pair with 08.177.1 to MMA ]
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