Osprey, seated

On display


  • Title

    Osprey, seated

  • Artist/maker

    Johann Joachim Kändler (1706 - 1775) (sculptor)
    Meissen Factory (established 1708) (manufacturer)
  • Associated place

    Meissen (place of creation)
  • Date

    1731 - 1732
  • Material and technique

    porcelain (hard paste), moulded, glazed

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    54.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Lady Davson, 2008.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


  • Our online collection is being continually updated. Find out more

Glossary of terms


Further reading

Christopher Brown, ‘The Burlington Magazine, Acquisitions (1998-2014) at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford’, 1139, (2014), illus. p. 719

Reference URL

q-seffron-icon q-white-icon pluse-seffron-icon pluse-white-icon minus-seffron-icon minus-white-icon close-seffron-icon close-white-icon close-black-icon prv-gry-arrow prv-arrow print-seffron-icon print-black-icon next-arrow next-gry-arrow next-white-arrow up-arrow-black up-arrow black-up-arrow black-down-arrow white-up-arrow white-down-arrow hr-list-gry-icon hr-list-white-icon vr-list-gry-icon vr-list-white-icon eye-icon zoomin-icon zoomout-icon fullview-icon contact-black-icon contact-seffron-icon basket-seffron-icon basket-black-icon share-black-icon share-seffron-icon go-arrow search-white-icon