London, South Kensington
28 March 2002
A figure of Dwight Lynam Moody
wearing black frock-coat, waistcoat and trousers, modelled standing with one hand on his hip, the other resting on a book upon a pedestal, circa 1873 (minor damages) -- 29cm. high; a figure of Reverend John Bryan, modelled standing, on titled shaped oval base -- 25cm. high; and a Vicar and Moses group, typically modelled the Vicar asleep above the clerk -- 26cm. high, 19th century
See illustration (3)
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. D328, fig. 9(a).
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