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Title

Sportsman


Artist

Höchst

Germany

1750 - 1796


About

This early Höchst figure is rare in bearing a specific date. The model is possibly an early work by Simon Feilner. The painted decoration seems to be by Johann Philip Zisler. The figure has lost the companion huntress to whom he raises his glass.


Details


Date

1751


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

hard-paste porcelain


Dimensions

17.7 x 9.5 x 7.3 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.133


Artist information

Höchst

Works in the collection

8


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 76 (colour illus., detail), 78 (colour illus.). cat.no. 89