Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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woman holding a cat
  • unknown maker from England, United Kingdom
  • woman holding a cat, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Minton, England, United Kingdom
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0040

Figure of a woman, holding cat with right hand and a ball in the left. Sitting on a ladder-back chair which stands on a rococo circular base with pierced design picked out in gold. Chair is also gold. Over dress white with gold spot, skirt white with fine allover design in gold and a gold border. Cat with gold collar, woman with brown hair in curls on her back. Black shoes with gold buckles, pink basket with white flowers in relief under chair.