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Harlequin with bagpipes

Manufacturer: Meissen Porcelain Manufactory

Modeler: Johann Friedrich Eberlein

Date: c.1740-1745
Overall: 13.4 x 5.8 x 6.6 cm (5 1/4 x 2 5/16 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium: hard-paste porcelain, enamel, and gold.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Dresden, Meissen
Object number: G83.1.918
DescriptionA Meissen figure of Harlequin seated playing the bagpipes modelled by J. J. Kandler. His jacket has a chequered pattern and is reserved with playing cards.