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.


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Further reading

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

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