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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 241

    A PAIR OF DERBY FIGURES OF THE WELSH TAILOR AND HIS WIFE

    CIRCA 1820-30, RED PRINTED CROWNED D MARK TO ONE, SPURIOUS CROWNED RED SCRIPT BLOOR DERBY MARK TO OTHER, BOTH INCISED NO.62, SHE INCISED '1 SIZE'

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    A PAIR OF DERBY FIGURES OF THE WELSH TAILOR AND HIS WIFE
    CIRCA 1820-30, RED PRINTED CROWNED D MARK TO ONE, SPURIOUS CROWNED RED SCRIPT BLOOR DERBY MARK TO OTHER, BOTH INCISED NO.62, SHE INCISED '1 SIZE'
    After the Meissen originals by J.J. Kändler and J.F. Eberlein , modelled to left and right, riding goats, carrying two goat kids on his back, his wife carrying a pannier on her back with two children, another child at her breast, on green mound and gilt scroll-moulded bases
    9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high (2)


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