• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 366

    A PAIR OF DERBY FIGURES OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION HOLDING A COCKEREL AND A HEN

    CIRCA 1765, WILLIAM DUESBURY & CO., PATCH MARKS

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    A PAIR OF DERBY FIGURES OF A GALLANT AND COMPANION HOLDING A COCKEREL AND A HEN
    CIRCA 1765, WILLIAM DUESBURY & CO., PATCH MARKS
    Wearing yellow, puce and iron-red striped and flowered clothes, standing before flowering tree-stumps, he in a plumed hat and she in a wide-brimmed hat, on circular foliage and scroll-moulded bases
    9 in. (23 cm.) and 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high (2)


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