Two Derby figures, circa 1785
Lot 117
Two Derby figures, circa 1785
£1,200 - 1,500
US$ 2,000 - 2,500
Lot Details
Two Derby figures, circa 1785
Both young men kneeling to present a shell which they grasp with both hands, on pierced and scrolled bases, one with a puce jacket and yellow breeches, 21.8cm high, patch marks, the other coloured as a blackamoor, his jacket painted with flowers, 21.5cm high, patch marks (both with restoration and crazing) (2)

Footnotes

  • For a similar figure, see Gilbert Bradley, Derby Porcelain 1750-1798 (1990), p 69
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Contacts
  1. Fergus Gambon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8245
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8252
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