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Figure of a seated Chinese man

Factory:
Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1747–present)
Modeler:
Franz Anton Bustelli (Swiss, Locarno ca. 1720–1763 Munich)
Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
German, Nymphenburg
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.200
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 538
Marking: Impressed on front of base: Shield (factory mark); Impressed under foot rim: B
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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