14 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A CHELSEA FIGURE OF A HURDY-GURDY PLAYER
CIRCA 1765, GOLD ANCHOR MARK
Modelled standing wearing a headscarf and yellow scarf, playing a hurdy-gurdy, before a tree-stump applied with flowers, on a scroll-moulded base enriched in gilding
5 in. (12.7 cm.) high
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