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Columbine and Pantalone, two commedia figures
Columbine and Pantalone, two commedia figures
Date:
ca. 1741
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Porcelain
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
61.50.12
Acquisition Date:
1961-03-17
Credit Line:

Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Collection

The figure of Pantalone is based on an engraving titled Pantalon Ancien by Francois Joullain after Jacques Callot. This model was reworked in 1741 from an earlier Meissen model, removing the dog and adding the theatre mask under Columbine's arm.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”