London, South Kensington
20 September 2001
A group of Charlotte and Susan Cushman as 'Romeo and Juliet'
Thomas Parr, Romeo wearing a kilt and jerkin with hose, Juliet a cote-hardie with girdle, modelled standing in an embrace, on shaped oval mould base with inscription, circa 1852 (some damages and restoration) -- 26.5cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. E361, fig. 1.
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