Putto Holding Basket of Flowers, late 19th century

  • Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German, founded 1710

Glazed hard paste porcelain with polychrome enamel

  • Overall: 5 1/8 × 2 3/4 × 2 3/8 inches (13 × 7 × 6 cm)

Bequest of Mrs. Horace E. Dodge in memory of her husband

F71.84

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • German
  • Standing
  • Hard paste porcelain
  • Enamel
  • Glaze
  • Flowers (plants)
  • Figurine
  • Figure (representation)
  • Basket
  • Putto
  • Polychromed (coloring process)
  • Meissen

Anna Thomson Dodge (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA)

1971-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Dell, T., et al. The Dodge Collection of 18th Century French and English Art in the Collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1996, appendix I, p. 226.

Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, Putto Holding Basket of Flowers, late 19th century, glazed hard paste porcelain with polychrome enamel. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Mrs. Horace E. Dodge in memory of her husband, F71.84.