The Thrown Kiss

Various artists/makers

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 538

The figure of the lady (1982.60.311) is modeled after an engraving by Pierre Filloeul, "Le Baiser Rendu," after a painting by Jean-Baptiste Joseph Pater. For other pairs of these models in the Metropolitan's collection, see 64.101.47, .48 and 1974.356.353, .354.

The Thrown Kiss, Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present), Hard-paste porcelain, German, Meissen

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