An image of A fisherman and his companion

Capodimonte

(Italy 1743 – 1759)

A fisherman and his companion

Location
15th–19th c European art
Further information

The model is by Giuseppe Gricci. Though the source for this group has not been identified, Gricci’s figures have been shown in other cases to derive from prints after such artists as Pietro Longhi, Gian Domenico Ferretti and Jean-Baptiste-Siméon Chardin.

Year
circa 1750
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
20.0 x 17.2 x 10.7 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2010.202