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Figural Group of Europa and the Bull

Object Number: 
1911.80
Date: 
1880-1900
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 8 x 5 in. ( 21.9 x 20.3 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on underside of the base: "143" painted: on underside of base in gold: "20" inscribed: on underside of base in cursive: "2691" painted: on inner wall of base in undergalze blue: crossed swords printed: on adhesive label on underside: "M
Description: 
Draped nude porcelain figurine of a woman (Europa) seated on the back of a bull with flowers on its head and neck; two other draped nude woman attend Europa; one kneels and takes flowers from a basket; the other is seated and hangs a garland around the neck of the bull; oval base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Catherine Augusta De Peyster
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group