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.),

Related Items

Title Figurine Accession Number 1970.663.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Art

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)