31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 475
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
A CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN WHITE FIGURE OF A PUTTO
CIRCA 1775, PROBABLY WÜRZBURG
Modelled seated on rockwork, holding his left hand aloft and wearing loose robes (implements lacking from hands with associated chipping to left fingers and minute chipping to right fingers)
3 3/8 in. (8.8 cm.) high
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See Würzburger Porzellan, Mainfränkisches Museum, Würzburg, October - December 1986 Exhibition Catalogue (Würzburg, 1986), pp. 226-227, pls. 76-78 for similar models attributed to Würzburg.
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