A pair of continental figures in Bow style and a continental plate in Lowestoft style, late 19th century/ early 20th century
Lot 179
A pair of continental figures in Bow style and a continental plate in Lowestoft style, late 19th century/ early 20th century
£250 - 300
US$ 420 - 500
Lot Details
A pair of continental figures in Bow style and a continental plate in Lowestoft style, late 19th century/ early 20th century
The figures modelled as a shepherd and shepherdess, the shepherd playing pipes and his companion holding flowers, their costumes painted in an attactive pale palette, 23cm and 22cm high, the plate inscribed in gold 'M D A Trifle from LOWESTOFT 1795' within a square panel and a border of floral swags, 23cm diam, inscribed in red to underside 'LOWESTOFT 1795' (3)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Godden Reference Collection. Illustrated and discussed by Geoffrey Godden, Eighteenth-Century English Porcelain (1985), pp 345-347, pls 284-288 and colour plate XXXV and pp 347-348, pl 290-291. A similar plate is featured in an advertisement from The Pottery Gazette bearing the name of Paul Bocquillon and reproduced by Geoffrey Godden, op cit, pl 292
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  1. Sarah Shirley-Priest
    Specialist - General Ceramics and Glass
    Bonhams
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    The Old House
    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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