Allegorical Figure Representing Africa

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

Date:

1746

Artist:

Meissen Porcelain Factory
Germany, founded 1710
Modeled by Johann Joachim Kändler
German, 1706-1775

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European Decorative Art

Artist

Meissen Porcelain Manufactory

Title

Allegorical Figure Representing Africa

Origin

Meissen

Date

1746

Medium

Hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels, and gilding

Dimensions

15.1 × 14.5 × 9.7 cm (5 15/16 × 5 11/16 × 3 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Mary Waller Langhorne Fund

Reference Number

1976.4a

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