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Identification and Creation
Object Number
BR78.8
People
Manufactured by Höchst Porcelain Manufactory
Title
Mandolin Player
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
figurine, sculpture
Date
c. 1755
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Germany, Höchst
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/222045
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamel decoration, and gilding
Dimensions
sight: 15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: on bottom, incised: [manufacturer's mark]
Provenance
Adolf Beckhardt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Ilse Marthe Bischoff, Gift to HUAM, 1978.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Ilse Bischoff
Accession Year
1978
Object Number
BR78.8
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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