Girl with muff and Boy with Boater: a pair of Royal Worcester candle extinguishers, dated 1884
Lot 285
Girl with muff and Boy with Boater: a pair of Royal Worcester candle extinguishers, dated 1884
£1,200 - 1,500
US$ 2,000 - 2,500
Lot Details
Girl with muff and Boy with Boater: a pair of Royal Worcester candle extinguishers, dated 1884
Attributed to James Hadley, the boy wearing a large bronzed brown overcoat and boater with mint green band, his hands in his pockets, the girl wearing a mint green bonnet and a fur trimmed bronzed coat, her hands inside a muff, 10.1cm and 9.4cm high, green marks and registration lozenges (2)

Footnotes

  • Catherine Greenaway (1846–1901), known as Kate, became an overnight success in 1879 with the publication of 'Under the Window', a collection of verses for children illustrated by Greenaway herself. Kate Greenaway's children became very popular and inspired many Royal Worcester models
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  1. Fergus Gambon
    Specialist - Glass
    Bonhams
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