Artist Ernst Barlach, German, 1870-1938
Pottery Schwarzburger Werkstatten fur Porzellankunst
Title
  • Peasant Woman
Date 1909
Medium porcelain
Dimensions Overall: 9 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (24.1 × 11.4 × 13.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Shaw and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Spilkin
Accession Number 1983.40
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped on bottom: [a running fox (Schwarzburger stamp)].
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Shaw and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Spilkin;
1983-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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