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Wounded Leopard

Porcelain figure of a leopard sitting on the base strewn with flowers with its left forepaw raised and mouth opened.
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  • Porcelain figure of a leopard sitting on the base strewn with flowers with its left forepaw raised and mouth opened.

Date:

c. 1745

Artist:

Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
German, founded 1710
Model by: Kändler, Johann J.
German, 1706-1775

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Meissen Porcelain Manufactory (Manufacturer)

Title

Wounded Leopard

Origin

Meissen

Date

1740–1750

Medium

Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome enamels

Dimensions

14.3 × 14 × 9.5 cm (5-3/8 × 5-1/2 × 3-3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Norman Chatain in memory of Professor Alfred Chatain

Reference Number

1959.482

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