Meissen Porcelain Factory (German, founded 1710). <em>Figure of a Cat</em>, ca. 1890. Hard-paste porcelain, 3 x 6 x 3 in. (7.6 x 15.2 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Dr. Grace McLean Abbate, 81.53.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 81.53.4_bw.jpg)

Figure of a Cat

Artist:Meissen Porcelain Factory

Medium: Hard-paste porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1890

Dimensions: 3 x 6 x 3 in. (7.6 x 15.2 x 7.6 cm)


Accession Number: 81.53.4

Image: 81.53.4_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Figure of a cat, hard-paste porcelain; crouched on all fours; white painted body with hatched orange and gray spots, black eyes, orange ears and nose. Condition: Fair, paws painted black at tips to cover chips; ears repaired; glaze discolored around hind legs.

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