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An image of Putto as hussar by Ludwigsburg

Ludwigsburg

(Germany 1759 – 1824)

Title
Putto as hussar
Year
circa 1770
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions

9.2 x 4.4 x 4.0 cm

Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.198
Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

There are no factory marks, but the gilded decoration of the putto’s pouch includes interlaced Cs referring presumably to the standard Ludwigsburg mark of crowned interlaced Cs.

Bibliography (1)

Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 111 (colour illus.). cat.no. 150