Accordionist

 
Accordionist
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  • Title :     Accordionist
  • Artist:     Melkiorre Melis Designer S. C. I. C. Maker
  • Accession:     XX1990.1472
  • Country:     Italy Cagliari Sardinia
  • Date:     circa 1920 1925
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5-7/8 5-1/4 diameter, Centimeters 14.9 13.3 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Subject:     Music , Figurative , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.1472.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Overall white gloss glazed ceramic figurine of a woman holding an accordion wearing a traditional ethnic costume consisting of a long cream-colored fluted bell-shaped skirt, blue bodice, and black head scarf.