21 January 2011
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PEARLWARE PORTRAIT BUST OF THE REVEREND JOHN WESLEY
CIRCA 1800, PROBABLY YORKSHIRE, AFTER THE MODEL BY RALPH WOOD
Of Pratt type, the Reverend wearing clerical robes, the waisted socle sponged with panels of ochre and black.
5 iin. (12.7 cm.) high
With Leo Kaplan, New York, 1986.
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