An image of Resting boy with helmet, model

Höchst

(Germany 1750 – 1796)

Resting boy with helmet, model

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

Possibly modelled by Melchior. Since the boy has a helmet he is perhaps intended for the god of war, Mars. Nevertheless an example of the figure is recorded which has a companion of a girl washing herself.

Year
circa 1770
Media
Ceramic
Medium
hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions
12.5 x 6.3 x 7.7 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.137