15 March 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 764
GBP 600 - GBP 800
A figure of Daniel O'Connell
wearing a blue frock coat, cravat, waistcoat and trousers, modelled standing, his hand on a draped pedestal and his right hand on his hip, his hat on a pedestal to his right, well coloured, on titled oval base, circa 1870 (some restoration to his nose and face and light flaking to enamels) -- 41.5cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures Of The Victorian Era (1970), p. B184, fig. 16.
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