London, South Kensington
15 March 2001
A figure of Daniel O'Connell
modelled wearing a black wide brimmed hat, long dark-blue coat and trousers, modelled holding a speech in his right hand, his left arm resting upon a pedestal, on a shaped gilt-line base, circa 1843 (head restored, and extensive restoration to the back section of the base) -- 21cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures Of The Victorian Era (1970), p. B183, fig. 12, the figure is though to be based on a portrait engraving in The Illustrated London News of November 25th, 1843.
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