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Derby Porcelain Figure of a 'Gallant' Shepherd and 'Garland' Shepherdess c1765

Heading :A Derby Duesbury Period Porcelain Figure of a Gallant Shepherd and a Derby Figure of the 'Garland Shepherdess'
Date : Circa 1760 and 1770 respectively
Period : George III
Marks :Pad marks only
Origin :Derby, England
Colour :Polychrome and gilt
Pattern :Floral detail to his waistcoat and her bodice and dress
Features :He with lamb and basket of fruits upon a scroll moulded base she with rearing ewe upon a pad base
Condition :Good. This is a marriage but a goof one
Restoration :Some good restoration to the brim of her hat and bocage
Dimensions : 19 and 20cm tall
Weight : 820 grams

 

Eric Knowles Comments

Both Figures were originally produced with their own respective partner and issued upon several differing bases.  See : Derby Porcelain Figures 1750-1848 Bradshaw P. Page 100, plate 78 E22 for the Gallant where the basket contains flowers. For the Garland Shepherdess Page 213 plate 166 No 56 for an example on a moulded scroll base.

 

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  • £450.00


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