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Dottore

Manufacturer: Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory

Modeler: Franz Anton Bustelli

Date: c.1760
Dimensions:
Overall: 19.7 x 8.3 cm (7 3/4 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Bavaria, Munich
Object number: G83.1.956
DescriptionA Nymphenburg Commedia dell'Arte figure of Il Dottore, modelled by Franz Anton Bustelli. He is in pensive mood and holding his right hand to his forehead. He is wearing a black hat, cloak and breeches, with an iron-red coat with gilt baubles to his ruff and gilt buttons and yellow shoes. He is standing on a white and gold rococo base.