Peddler of eels

Factory:
Capodimonte Porcelain Factory (Italian, 1740/43–1759)
Modeler:
Giuseppe Gricci (Italian, ca. 1700–1770)
Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
Italian, Naples
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 in. (17.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.347
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 508
Marking: impressed on underside within depressed circle: Fleur-de-lis
Grace Rainey Rogers (until 1943; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, November 18 –20, 1943, no. 326); Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964; to MMA)