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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102

    A BOW MODEL OF A CAT

    CIRCA 1758

    Price Realised  

    A BOW MODEL OF A CAT
    CIRCA 1758
    Modelled seated on an oval base with puce scrolls, its coat with pale-puce fur markings and with lemon-yellow eyes
    2½ in. (6 cm.) high


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    Cf. Anton Gabszewicz and Geoffrey Freeman, Bow Porcelain, The Collection Formed by Geoffrey Freeman, (London, 1982), p. 151, pl. 253 for a pair of cats.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE GILES FOSTER