30 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 350
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 400
THREE DERBY PORCELAIN FIGURES OF PUTTI
CIRCA 1780, INCISED NOS. 46:2 AND 64
The first dressed as the Infant Hercules, wearing the pelt of the Namean lion and leaning on his club; the other two emblematic of the seasons, Spring with a basket and garland of flowers, Summer standing beside a cornucopia
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high approx. (3)
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