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Figurine

Artist

Paul Antoine Hannong

Date

1740-1760

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G324
Figurine, Paul Antoine Hannong
: A Collection of Strasbourg Pottery and Porcelain
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Tin-glazed earthenware
Size: 6 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (16.5 x 8.9 x 10.8 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France, Strasbourg
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Mark 'HP' (P superscript), in blue, on base
Physical Description: Figure of youth seated on stump of a tree, holding a hurdy-gurdy on crossed legs; colored in reddish brown, blue and green
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mrs. John P. Rutherfurd in memory of her father, Mr. Thomas Shevlin
Accession Number: 54.27.38
Artist: Paul Hannong, French, c.1700-1760
Role: Artist
Nationality: French (Strasbourg)
Life Dates: French, c.1700-1760
Added to Site: February 28, 2009