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Title

Flower gatherers


Artist

Doccia

Italy

1737 -


About

Characteristic of the factory’s figure sculpture under Lorenzo Ginori, this elaborate group is designed to be seen from several angles and was thus presumably intended as a table centrepiece. The stippled flesh tones are typical of Doccia.


Details


Date

circa 1770-1780


Media category

Ceramic


Materials used

hard-paste porcelain


Dimensions

23.3 x 15.0 x 13.8 cm


Credit

On loan from Kenneth Reed


Accession number

L2012.76


Artist information

Doccia

Works in the collection

1


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Richard Beresford, Eighteenth - Century European Porcelain in the Kenneth Reed collection, Sydney, 2012, 36, 37 (colour illus.). cat.no. 40