A rare Derby Punch candlestick, circa 1755-58
Lot 119
A rare Derby Punch candlestick, circa 1755-58
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,518) inc. premium
Lot Details
A rare Derby Punch candlestick, circa 1755-58
Vibrantly modelled as Punch in mid-pose raising his right leg high and holding up a lantern in his right hand, standing against a tree trunk encrusted with vined flowers upon a scrollwork base picked out in turquoise and gold, 25.6cm high (some damage and restoration)

Footnotes

  • Another example of this rare model is in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum, no. C.668-1925. A further example was sold at Christie's 11 October 2002, lot 148
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  1. Fergus Gambon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
    Bonhams
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