Cream coloured figure of Asia, painted with high-temperature colours: blue, yellow, manganese-purple, and green.
Earthenware figure representing Asia by Unknown Artist, 1770
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- 18 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Geoffrey Stephenson through The Art Fund
Elephant's scalp on the head of the figire is symbolic of Asia. Signed 'Bosvelt P.D.S. 1770', but not identified.
Mr Geoffrey Stephenson