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Title

Flower gatherers

circa 1770-1780

Artist

Doccia

Italy

1737 -

  • 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
    Location
    18th c European porcelain
    Accession number
    L2012.76
    Copyright

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    Artist information
    Doccia

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    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.

  • Bibliography

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