A Derby Porcelain 'Pale Family' Seated Figure of Spring c1758
Heading : A Derby Porcelain 'Pale Family' Figure emblematic of Spring
Date : 1758
Marks :Early pad marks and large 'screw hole'
Origin :Derby, England
Colour :Polychrome and gilt
Pattern : Fine floral detail to girls gown
Features : Modeled seated upon a scroll form base and with gentle forward lean whilst adorned with a chaplet of partially opened flowers and holding the same
Restoration : None detected
Dimensions : 10.6cm
Weight : 147 grams
For a slightly more upright variant of this same figure together with a male companion from the same set of seasons and emblematic of Summer See Derby Porcelain. Barrett and Thorpe pages 11 and 18 plate 48.
Also Derby Porcelain Figures 1750-1848. Bradshaw P .Page 72 plate 61 (D21) for a similar pair on pad bases.
Also Derby Porcelain 'The Golden Years 1750-1770 ' Rice D G. Page 131 plate 88 and 89 for the same variants dated to 1757-1758 and in Derby Museum Collection.
- Product Code: 20091669
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