London, South Kensington
20 September 2001
A figure of John Brown
wearing a coat, waistcoat and trousers, modelled standing with negro children either side of him, on oval gilt-titled base, circa 1859 (extensively broken and glued) -- 28cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. B204, fig. 77.
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