London, South Kensington
28 March 2002
A group of Victoria, Albert and child
Victoria modelled seated on a throne holding a sleeping baby in her arms, Albert standing at her side, well coloured, on shaped rectangular base, circa 1845 (restoration and replacement) -- 21.5cm. high; and a figure of Albert, wearing military uniform, modelled standing beside a drapped pedestal, on circular gilt-line base, circa 1845 (minor damages) -- 28cm. high
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Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. A123, fig. 25.
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