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Title

A fisherman and his companion


Artist

Capodimonte

Italy

1743 - 1759


About

The model is by Giuseppe Gricci. Though the source for this group has not been identified, Gricci’s figures have been shown in other cases to derive from prints after such artists as Pietro Longhi, Gian Domenico Ferretti and Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin.


Details


Date

circa 1750


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

soft-paste porcelain


Dimensions

20.0 x 17.2 x 10.7 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2010.202


Artist information

Capodimonte

Works in the collection

1


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 42, 43 (colour illus.). cat.no. 45