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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 215

    A PAIR OF CHELSEA-DERBY BOCAGE FIGURES OF A GALLANT FISHERMAN AND COMPANION

    CIRCA 1765, GOLD ANCHOR AND PATCH MARKS

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF CHELSEA-DERBY BOCAGE FIGURES OF A GALLANT FISHERMAN AND COMPANION
    CIRCA 1765, GOLD ANCHOR AND PATCH MARKS
    Each elegantly attired and leaning in opposing directions against a rocaille balustrade, a flowering bush at the back terminating in a candle nozzle, holding a fish in their left hands, he with the end of a fishing net pooled at his feet in his right, she with a basket of fish at her left foot, on pierced rocaille-moulded base enriched in pink and green
    12½ in. (31.8 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION