An image of Flower gatherers

Doccia

(Italy 1737 – )

Flower gatherers

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

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.

Year
circa 1770-1780
Media
Ceramic
Medium
hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions
23.3 x 15.0 x 13.8 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.76