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Figure of Africa

A work made of soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gilding.
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  • A work made of soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gilding.

Date:

c. 1766

Artist:

Bow Porcelain Factory
London, England, 1744-1775

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Bow Porcelain Factory

Title

Figure of Africa

Place

Bow (Object made in)

Date

1760–1770

Medium

Soft-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gilding

Dimensions

14.8 × 7.1 × 7.3 cm (5 13/16 × 2 13/16 × 2 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eugene A. Davidson

Reference Number

1978.1005

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