A large pair of Chelsea figures of a Shepherd and Shepherdess, circa 1765
Lot 56
A large pair of Chelsea figures of a Shepherd and Shepherdess, circa 1765
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,432) inc. premium

Lot Details
A large pair of Chelsea figures of a Shepherd and Shepherdess, circa 1765
Both modelled standing, the shepherd with two dogs, with a set of pipes and a tambourine at his feet, the shepherdess cradling a lamb in her left hand with another at her feet, their costumes painted in complimenting colours and richly gilded, flanked by bocage on scrollwork bases picked out in turquoise and gold, 29.4cm high, gold anchor mark to both (her head restuck, dog restored, other minor losses) (2)

Footnotes

  • A pair of these models was sold in these rooms 6 June 2007, lot 218.
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