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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    A CHELSEA MINIATURE FIGURE OF A REAPER

    CIRCA 1758-62, BROWN ANCHOR MARK TO TREE STUMP

    Price Realised  

    A CHELSEA MINIATURE FIGURE OF A REAPER
    CIRCA 1758-62, BROWN ANCHOR MARK TO TREE STUMP
    Modelled standing above his scythe, a flower-encrusted tree-stump at his side, wearing a pink-coloured round hat, a puce stitch pattern and green stripe sleeveless jacket, white shirt and pale-yellow breeches, on a circular mound base
    2¼ in. (5.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Sotheby's London, 4th February 1969, lot 158.