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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1955.78
People
Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German (founded 1710)
Title
Slipper
Other Titles
Former Title: Flowered Slipper
Classification
Sculpture
Work Type
sculpture
Date
19th century
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/228425
Location
Level 1, Room 1510, Modern and Contemporary Art, Disrupt the View: Arlene Shechet at the Harvard Art Museums
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamel decoration
Dimensions
3.4 x 3.5 x 9.6 cm (1 5/16 x 1 3/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • manufacturer's mark: bottom, underglaze blue: [crossed swords]
Provenance
[Unidentified retailer, Dresden] sold; to Mrs. Harold North Fowler, Westfield MA, 1861, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1955
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mrs. Harold North Fowler
Accession Year
1955
Object Number
1955.78
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Arlene Shechet: All at Once, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Boston, 06/10/2015 - 09/07/2015

Disrupt the View: Arlene Shechet at the Harvard Art Museums, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/01/2022 - 07/06/2025

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