Figure of a Little Girl

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1880

GUSN

GUSN-4016

Description

Slipcast figure of a young girl; overglaze enamel wash decoration; long, violet-colored coat with ruffled trim; yellow bow at neck with blue bows to fast on coat; right hand in pocket; left carrying a blue and peach bag; ruffled violet dress; blue bloomers; white stockings and purple shoes with yellow bows; on a circular base; leaning against a white unglazed tree stump.

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
porcelain
Porcelain
Slip Cast
Overglazed
Enameled
Wash
Child
Hand Colored
Figurine

Inscription

Base marked ""58"" in purple.

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 1/2 x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.331