Figurine

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1865-1870

GUSN

GUSN-64544

Description

White matte porcelain body, molded. Figure of a young girl in loose blousy dress or nightgown, kneeling on pillow with hands clasped in prayer with a book on her knee. Circular stepped molded base. Unmarked.

Details

Descriptive Terms

figurines
parian (porcelain)
porcelain
books
figure- and animal-derived motifs
girls
lyres
Sculpture
Statue
Figurine
Porcelain
Parian
Girl
Lyre
Book
Figurine

Associated Building

Used At Bowen Family House (Brooklyn, N.Y.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8.625 x 4.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.663.2

Places

New York state (United States)

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